TITLE

Petra Garden and Pool Complex

AUTHOR(S)
Bedal, Leigh-Ann
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
American Schools of Oriental Research Newsletter;Spring2009, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Petra Garden and Pool Complex within the unique Nabataean monument Petra. The pool size is estimated to be 43 x 23 x 2.5 meters while a massive stone at the center of the pool measures 11.5 x 14.5 x 2.5 meters with a tetrastyle pavilion and open doorways in four sides. Furthermore, architect Chrys Kanellopoulos and surveyor Fawwaz Ishaqat were documenting the site. A photograph of the site is also presented.
ACCESSION #
43818396

 

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