A Tour through Ancient Rome in 320 C.E.
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A Visual Glossary of Classical Architecture
Abacus - a large slab placed above the column capital to support the architrave or an arch placed above it...
An amphitheatre was a structure built throughout the Roman empire where ordinary people could watch such spectacles...
Bronze Sestertius with Colosseum
A bronze sestertius from the reign of Titus (79-81 CE) which depicts the Colosseum or Flavian Amphitheatre. Clearly shown...
Building Rome's Colosseum
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Coin Medallions Featuring the Colosseum
Medallions with designs similar to coins could be worn as a symbol of allegiance, or given as prestigious gifts. They...
Colosseum (Amphitheatrum Flavium), c. 70-80 C.E., Rome
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A cross-section of the Colosseum or Flavian Amphitheatre in Rome (begun in 72 CE). The diagram illustrates the four floors...
Colosseum Floor (Hypogea)
View of the underground rooms of the Colosseum. The Flavian amphitheater, built between 72 and 80 AD, has two floors built...
Colosseum, Stucco Decoration.
Colosseum, Rome. Remains of once vividly painted stucco on the vault of one of the main entrances. 72-80 CE.