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Philip I. A.D. 244-249. AR double denarius (22 mm, 3.47 g, 6 h). Rome, A.D. 245. Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I right / Liberalitas standing left, holding abacus and cornucopiae. RIC 38b; RSC 87

I believe that this coin has one of the best, if not the best, obverse portraits of Philip I on an antoninianus that I have ever seen.
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Date added:Dec 27, 2013
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quadrans  [Dec 27, 2013 at 07:28 AM]
Beautiful portret...
Sam  [Apr 19, 2014 at 12:27 AM]
Stunning portrait of Philip I , The Syrian. Congratulations Paul.
Randygeki(h2)  [Apr 19, 2014 at 09:48 AM]
Superb example!