Primary Site name: KATHRABBA
Other Site Names: JADIS: 2006010
Governorate: KARAK Sub-governorate: Ayy
MEGA Number: 4448
Site Map:
Coordinates (Long Lat): 35.62216 31.13782, 35.62216 31.13794, 35.6223 31.13794, 35.6223 31.13782, 35.62216 31.13782
Total Area (m²): 198.8; Perimeter (m): 56.4
Buffer Zone (m): 0
Period(s) Recorded for Site:
9032 (Iron Age IIa-b); 9033 (Iron Age IIc); 9043 (Nabataean, Unspecified); 9045 (Roman, Late); 9046 (Roman, Unspecified); 9047 (Byzantine, Early); 9048 (Byzantine, Late); 9053 (Islamic, Ayyubid); 9054 (Islamic, Mamluk); 9059 (Ottoman, Unspecified); 9060 (Modern (1915-1950)); 9999 (Unspecified/Unknown Period)
DoA Office Responsible:
Karak Antiquities Office
Site Investigators:
Investigator(s): JADIS IMPORT, DOA; None
Investigation Date: None
Site Comments: [e.g., accuracy of coordinates; directions to Site]
Site Significance:
Scientific Value
Historical Value
Aesthetic Value
Social Value
Spiritual Value
Record History:
Last Modified By
Last Modified On
Record Created On July 1, 2010
Record Review Status:
Status: Under Review
Reviewer: None
Review Date: None
The following 15 site element(s) have been recognized at this site:
MEGA NumberElement TypePeriod(s) Recorded for Site Element:
21569901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9045 Roman, Late
21570901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9032 Iron Age IIa-b
21571901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9060 Modern (1915-1950)
21572901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9053 Islamic, Ayyubid
21573514 Settlement, No Fortifications (Village)
9060 Modern (1915-1950)
21574901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9999 Unspecified/Unknown Period
21575901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9047 Byzantine, Early
21576514 Settlement, No Fortifications (Village)
9999 Unspecified/Unknown Period
21577901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9033 Iron Age IIc
21578201 Agricultural Terrace
9999 Unspecified/Unknown Period
21579821 Road
9046 Roman, Unspecified
21580901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9048 Byzantine, Late
21581901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9043 Nabataean, Unspecified
21582901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9059 Ottoman, Unspecified
21583901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9054 Islamic, Mamluk
Site References:
Primary AuthorDateTitle
BRUENNOW R. & VON DOMASZEWSKI A.1904Die Provincia Arabia auf Grund Zweier in den Jahren 1897 und 1898 unternommenen Reisen und der Berichte fruherer Reisender, 3 vols. , Strassburg.
BURCKHARDT J.L.1822Travels in Syria and the Holy Land, 1812 , London.
GLUECK N.1939Explorations in Eastern Palestine III , New Haven. (AASOR 18-19= EEP 3)
MITTMANN S.1982The Ascent of Luhith
MUSIL A.1908Arabia Petraea. I: Moab, II: Edom. Topographischer Reisebericht, Wien.
SEETZEN U.J.1859Reisen durch Syrien, Palastina, Phonicien, die Transjordan-Lander, Arabia Petraea und Unter-Aegypten , Berlin.
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