Roman Colosseum

£23.00 £20.70
Product Description
ROMAN COLOSSEUM - go on a crafting journey, build a scale model of the Colosseum yourself from our paper model kit and enjoy a small version of the ancient Flavian Amphitheatre. 

This model of the famous Roman landmark is designed so that you will build four separate quarters and then can join them into one structure.

SCALE - 1/500
DIMENSIONS (when assembled) - 14.5 12.2 3.5 inches / 37 31 9 cm
COLOURS (to choose from, all with metallic shine) - limestone white 
MADE FROM - sturdy card from FSC® certified sustainable sources
NUMBER OF PARTS - 386
LEVEL - advanced
ASSEMBLY TIME - at least 12 hours
This model will require more than one sitting to build it. We advise to pause between different stages as you work, especially when you come to glueing. The white glue softens the paper and it may lead to misshapen parts if you do not allow them to dry well before proceeding further with assembling.

Give yourself enough time to enjoy the process and achieve the best result!

PRINTED KIT - CUT, FOLD, GLUE! This model comes unassembled, delivered flat-packed in a large envelope.
What's inside? 18 sturdy A4 size paper sheets with the artwork, cutting and scoring lines printed on. You will need to cut, score, fold and glue the parts in order to assemble the model according to the set-up instructions which come with the kit.
Things which are not included, but you'll need in order to assemble the model: time & patience, a hobby knife, a ruler, a cutting mat or hard surface to work on, white glue (PVA).

Some other things might be helpful:  a pointed stylus, tweezers and scissors.

A FEW LINES ABOUT THIS LANDMARK
The Colosseum or Coliseum, also known as the Flavian Amphitheatre is an elliptical amphitheatre in the centre of Rome, Italy. Built of concrete and stone, it was the largest amphitheatre of the Roman Empire, and is considered one of the greatest works of Roman architecture and engineering. It is the largest amphitheatre in the world. The Colosseum could hold between 50,000 and 80,000 spectators and was used for gladiatorial contests and public spectacles such as mock sea battles, animal hunts, executions, re-enactments of famous battles, and dramas based on Classical mythology.
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