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Greek, or pre-Greek. So your wife, Neptune's daughter, can see what lies in front of her and better protect you while at sea. (You were properly wed to your vessel, weren't you?)
The Norse often carved dragon heads into the stems, Europeans built up full figureheads. All for the same purpose. The Chinese...burned their great fleets and hid the memory of them, in order to avoid infection by the barbarians of the lower kingdom.