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Summary

Al Beidha Neolithic Village a few kilometres north of Petra near Siq al-Barid.

Class:

  • Rural settlement
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Little Petra

Known as Siq al-Barid - Nabatean town.

Little Petra - Triclinium

Triclinium at little Petra. Temple curved out in a rock face. OmnesViae import TPPlace468

Petra (Al-Batrāʾ)

Another name for Petra is the Rose City for the color of the stone out of which it is carved.

Little Petra, Painted House

Nabatean paintings

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Neolithic Settlement Beidha, Jordan The Pre-Pottery Neolithic village of Beidha was occupied from 7200 BC to 6500 BC.

Sources:

  1. Piotr Bienkowski , Jordan: Crossroads of the Near East in: Treasures from an Ancient Land: The Art of Jordan, Piotr Bienkowski eds., Stroud, UK: Alan Sutton 1991, p. 4, 5
  2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beidha_(archaeological_site)