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As of tiberius with image of a ship

As of tiberius with image of a ship Pulse para ampliar As of tiberius with image of a ship

Made of bronze, this As was issued under the rule of the Emperor Tiberius in the mint at Dertosa, now Tortosa (Tarragona), in 14-17 CE. The obverse shows the Emperor wearing a laurel wreath, surrounded by the legend AVG CAESAR DIVI AVG F.Salto de línea The reverse depicts a tall sailing ship with the inscription DERT, and under the prow, ILERCAVONIA. This alludes to the maritime nature of the city. Both faces have a rim of raised dots. Salto de línea

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