Khirbet al-Batrawy is a Bronze age settlement in Jordan


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



Khirbet al-Batrawy, Temple

Khirbet al-Batrawy, Temple

Khirbet al-Batrawy, Palace of the Copper Axes

Palace of the Copper Axes - Palace B - Khirbet al-Batrawy

Qaryat al-Hadid

Roman Military Site.

Fort Gadda



Surroundings (Panoramio)



  1. Lorenzo Nigro, "Khirbet al-Batrawy: a Case Study of 3rd millennium BC Early Urbanism in North-Central Jordan", in F. al-Khraysheh et al. (eds), Studies in the History and Archaeology of Jordan X, Amman 2009, pp. 657–677.
  2. L. Nigro, M. Sala, "Preliminary Report of the Fourth Season (2008) of Excavations by the University of Rome 'La Sapienza' at Khirbat al-Batrāwī (Upper Wādī az-Zarqā')", in Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan 53 (2009), pp. 371-384.
  3. L. Nigro: The End of the Early Bronze Age in the Southern Levant. Urban Crisis and Collapse seen from two 3rd Millennium BC-Cities: Tell es- Sultan/Jericho and Khirbet al-Batrawy -
  4. L. Nigro,Laura Medeghini: Khirbet al-Batrawy ceramics: a systematic mineralogical and petrographic study for investigating the material culture in: Periodico di Mineralogia 86, 2017:19-35-