Mediterranean Pirate 67 BC
The stock image depicts a Mediterranean pirate from the year 67 BC, during the time of the Roman Republic.
The pirate is shown wearing traditional pirate clothing, including a headscarf and loose-fitting pants. He is holding a sword in one hand and a shield in the other, ready for battle. The pirate’s ship can be seen in the background, with its distinctive sails and oars.
The image gives a sense of the danger and violence of piracy in the ancient Mediterranean, as well as the constant threat it posed to trade and commerce in the region.