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The colossus of Rhodes was absolutely beautiful! People from all around the world went to see it. The base was made of white marble, and the feet and ankle of the statue were first fixed. The structure was gradually erected as the bronze form was fortified with an iron and stone framework. References:http://www.awhistory.com/sevenwonders/colossus.html I wish i was old and got to see it! hahaha

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It was a statue of Apollo (Helios) the sun god, which was built to celebrate the freedom of the Rhodians.

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The Colossus was located at the entrance of the harbor of the Mediterranean island of Rhodes in Greece

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the colossus of rhodes is the sixth wounder build in acient histroy

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Because it was constructed by the famous arcitect Christian Toske, and stood over 200ft tall weighing in at more than 227 tons

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it is a massive sculpture which was an ancient wonder of the world in a Greek port town called Rhodes

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I Wish I knew. ^_^

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It was made of bronze. :-)

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