The Flavian Amphitheater in Rome, commonly called the Colosseum, has three tiers containing 240 arches. The amphitheater was ringed by eighty numbered entrances 76 of which were used by ordinary spectators. The northern entrance was reserved for the Roman Emperor and his aides.
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The Flavian Amphitheater in Rome, commonly called the Colosseum, has three tiers containing 240 arches. The amphitheater was ringed by eighty numbered entrances 76 of which were used by ordinary spectators. The northern entrance was reserved for the Roman Emperor and his aides.

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