Petra Garden and Pool Complex

Bedal, Leigh-Ann
March 2009
American Schools of Oriental Research Newsletter;Spring2009, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p14
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.


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