The Colosseum or Coliseum, also known as the Flavian Amphitheatre, is an oval amphitheatre in the centre of the city of Rome, Italy. Built of travertine limestone, tuff (volcanic rock), and brick-faced concrete,it was the largest amphitheatre ever built at the time and held 50,000 spectators. The Colosseum is situated just east of the Roman・・・