On the obverse is reproduced in colors a detail of the work entitled "Marina of the Middle Ages. Century XVI. Caravels of Columbus. Watercolor ", which is exhibited at the Naval Museum of Madrid. In the upper left, the legend CARABELA. In the lower part, the legend ESPAÑA and the year of minting 2019.
On the reverse (common to all the pieces), the face value of the coin, 1.5 EURO, and the inscription HISTORIA DE LA NAVEGACIÓN appear. Out of the central circle there are six dolphins jumping.