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Detail of the facade of the Colosseum (Flavian Amphitheater), Rome, Italy.


The Colosseum (Flavian Amphitheater) , Rome, c. made by the Emperor Vespasian and the establishment of the Flavian Dynasty.

Enlarged Photo of the Colosseum taken in October 2011

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The Colosseum as a Post-Antique Quarry

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The interior of the Flavian Amphitheater. The rooms below the arena floor can be seen.

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Mock sea battles ceased by the end of the first century, when workers installed the permanent masonry supports seen today. Shown here is the hypogeum and ...

Secrets of the Colosseum Most of the hypogeum—from the Greek word for "underground"—was directly beneath the arena floor. The hidden section was two stories ...


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Above are remains of a couple of stucco decorations that would have been heavily decorating the Colosseum.

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Upper Floors of the Colosseum Open to Visitors

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The Colosseum from the side across from the Roman Forum.

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To spectators, the stadium was a microcosm of the empire, and its games a re-enactment of their foundation myths. Killed wild animals symbolized how Rome ...

The Colosseum accommodated up to 50,000 spectators, who enjoyed delights including prizes tossed into the crowd, pastries and wine.

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A view of the Colosseum: Also known as the Amphitheatrum Flavium, this elliptically shaped arena was ordered built by Emperor Vespasian in 72 AD and was ...

1832 Painting of the Interior of the Roman Colosseum by Cole

Formally called the Flavian Amphitheater, it was commissioned in 72 CE by Emperor Vespasian of the Flavian dynasty. After only eight years of construction, ...

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IRome, Italy - May 1, 2016: Interior of the Colosseum, Flavian Amphitheatre

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The Colosseum – a view from the Oppian Hill

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All of the seats would have been marble. Only that small section is preserved, and I can show you another view where we see the same. Colosseum ...

The Colosseum or Coliseum, originally the Flavian Amphitheatre (Latin: Amphitheatrum Flavium, Italian Anfiteatro Flavio or Colosseo), is an elliptical ...

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To today's Romans the Colosseum is just like driving any sports arena, it's just part of the scenery.

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Amphitheatre - Interior of the Colosseum

Animal niches in the Colosseum dungeon © Melanie Renzulli

After the last gladiatorial spectacles were held in the sixth century, Romans quarried stones from the Colosseum, which slowly succumbed to earthquakes and ...

Internal view of the Colosseum

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-The conception, dimensions and arrangements of this vast structure(outer dimensions : 188 m x 156m) were such as to furnish seats for more than 80,000 ...

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the Western side of the Colosseum

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One of the things you need to know about touring Rome (and many other places in Italy) is that if you want to see something really special, then you'll have ...

Yet it is mostly a pastiche of pagan elements taken from several earlier monuments – the beautiful hunt-scene roundels come from a temple dedicated to ...

Thuburbo MajusRuins of the Palaestra of Petronii at Thuburbo Majus, Tunisia. © Ron Gatepain


The Colosseum is still today the largest amphitheater in the world.. It was used for gladiator shows and other public events (hunting shows, recreations of ...

Italy: Classical Rome 1 picture 1. Sunrise at the Colosseum.

The supports are visible in this picture.

In the very heart of the city center, the building was for centuries ago the seat of the Venice embassy.. Today it houses a museum and art galleries.

Studying the stonework in the hypogeum for 14 years, Heinz-Jürgen Beste has puzzled out how the Romans staged the games. (Dave Yoder)

To protect spectators from the hot Mediterranean sun, the seating area of the Colosseum, as well as part of the arena, were screened by an awning.

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There are four arcaded stories, the first three each have eighty arches, framed respectively by engaged Doric, Ionic and Corinthian columns.