Colosseum

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an ancient mosaic with men and animals on it
Antelope being loaded for shipping to Rome for games, third to fourth century Roman floor mosaic in imperial villa at Pizza Armerina, Sicily
Antelope being loaded for shipping to Rome for games, third to fourth century Roman floor mosaic in imperial villa at Pizza Armerina, Sicily...
an elephant attacking two men with spears
The Exotic Animal Traffickers of Ancient Rome
The Exotic Animal Traffickers of Ancient Rome - The Atlantic
an ancient mosaic depicting a man with a cow and two men on horseback, possibly from the early roman period
Rhinoceros being captured for Roman games, third to fourth century Roman floor mosaic in imperial villa at Piazza Armerina, Sicily
Rhinoceros being captured for Roman games, third to fourth century Roman floor mosaic in imperial villa at Piazza Armerina, Sicily
a painting of some people sitting on the ground
Henryk Siemiradzki - The future victims of the colosseum
a painting of a woman sitting on a couch
Jean Joseph Benjamin Constant (French, 1845-1902) - The Empress Theodora at the Coliseum
a blue car with the words roma on it's side and an image of a building in the background
Retro Italian Racing Posters
Retro Italian Racing Posters by Michael Crampton, via Behance.
an image of the inside of a building with people standing around it and looking at something
Artist's rendering of the Colosseum during a naumachiae. The Water Battles at the Colosseum were documented by Ancient Roman writers who recorded that the Colosseum was used for naumachiae (the Greek word for sea warfare) or simulated sea battles.
a man working on a model of a building
Lego Colosseum
Lego professional Ryan McNaught has built a Lego Colosseum for Sydney University.
an ancient coin with writing on it
Titus (AD 79-81). Orichalcum sestertius (33mm, 26.90 gm, 6h). Rome, AD 80-81. Oblique overhead view of the Colosseum (Flavian Amphitheater); the exterior displaying four tiers of arches, the top three containing statuary, and the interior showing spectators arrayed in sectioned seating; to the left, fountain on base (Meta Sudans); on right, porticoed building (Baths of Titus?)