The-Colosseum.net: Figures

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Sectsm.jpg (13598 byte)
A section of the Colosseum

 

guadetsm.jpg (39279 byte)
Some phases of the construction
desgo3sm.jpg (20942 byte)
drains2sm.jpg (5820 byte)
A section of the external drains

 

sezionesm.jpg (13002 byte)
A section of the cavea

An amazing cross section by illustrator Stephen Biesty

logowhitesm.jpg (1572 byte)

P I C T V R E S

 

pianta1sm.jpg (19376 byte)
The plan of the amphitheatre

leduc2sm.jpg (7076 byte)
Part of a drawing of the facade

undergsm.jpg (8970 byte)

A map of the undergrounds of the Colosseum.
At the centre of the image is the bottom of the arena; above and below, the rooms beneath the cavea, where the shows were prepared (from Luciani, Il Colosseo)

 

cozzo_policsm.jpg (10730 byte)

The design of the polycentric curve of the arena. Click here for a deeper discussion