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Stadium of Amantia, Albania

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Carole Raddato
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published on 11 March 2020
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The Stadium of Amantia was built in the 3rd century BCE. Its stone rows, set in the form of an extended horseshoe, followed a track 12.5m wide and about 60m long. It had 17 rows on one side and 8 on the other and could accommodate about 4000 people.

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2020, March 11). Stadium of Amantia, Albania. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/11984/

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Raddato, Carole. "Stadium of Amantia, Albania." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 11, 2020. https://www.ancient.eu/image/11984/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Stadium of Amantia, Albania." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 11 Mar 2020. Web. 05 Mar 2021.

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