A ship on the acrostolium of which hangs a shield, an emblem of the mercantile and warrior city of Tyre.  On the vessel stands Astarte, holding a palm branch in her left hand and a scepter in her right and directing two boys on the ship.

A Ship

A ship on the acrostolium of which hangs a shield, an emblem of the mercantile and warrior city of Tyre.…

US Navy ship: Atlanta.

Atlanta

US Navy ship: Atlanta.

Brooklyn, a US navy ship.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn, a US navy ship.

A medal engraved with the head of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, with his name in the inscription.  On the other side is the image of a galley with many oars. The prow has a standard with flags flying and a captain standing at the helm, directing the vessel.

Marcus Aurelius Antoninus

A medal engraved with the head of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, with his name in the inscription. On the…

An ancient ship.

Ship

An ancient ship.

Washington, a US navy cruiser.

Washington

Washington, a US navy cruiser.