Primary Site name: RAMA
Other Site Names: JADIS: 2113004
Governorate: BALQA Sub-governorate: Al-Shonah Al-Janobeyah
MEGA Number: 10270
Site Map:
Coordinates (Long Lat): 35.6443 31.82488, 35.6439 31.82518, 35.64379 31.8257, 35.64413 31.82612, 35.64461 31.82619, 35.64509 31.82616, 35.64535 31.82583, 35.64541 31.82565, 35.64542 31.82544, 35.64535 31.82524, 35.64521 31.82509, 35.64498 31.82499, 35.64476 31.82491, 35.6443 31.82488
Total Area (m²): 17640.1; Perimeter (m): 480.5
Buffer Zone (m): 0
Period(s) Recorded for Site:
9024 (Early Bronze, Unspecified); 9031 (Iron Age I); 9032 (Iron Age IIa-b); 9033 (Iron Age IIc); 9035 (Iron Age, Unspecified); 9039 (Hellenistic, Unspecified); 9044 (Roman, Early); 9049 (Byzantine, Unspecified); 9050 (Islamic, Umayyad); 9051 (Islamic, Abbasid); 9052 (Islamic, Fatimid); 9053 (Islamic, Ayyubid); 9054 (Islamic, Mamluk); 9059 (Ottoman, Unspecified); 9060 (Modern (1915-1950)); 9999 (Unspecified/Unknown Period)
DoA Office Responsible:
Salt Antiquities Office
Site Investigators:
Investigator(s): samar habahbeh, 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 Samar Habahbeh
Last Modified On January 13, 2011
Record Created On July 1, 2010
Record Review Status:
Status: Under Review
Reviewer: None
Review Date: None
The following 19 site element(s) have been recognized at this site:
MEGA NumberElement TypePeriod(s) Recorded for Site Element:
45520901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9050 Islamic, Umayyad
45521901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9999 Unspecified/Unknown Period
45522901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9052 Islamic, Fatimid
45523901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9039 Hellenistic, Unspecified
45524901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9024 Early Bronze, Unspecified
45525901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9053 Islamic, Ayyubid
45526411 Grave
9060 Modern (1915-1950)
45527899 Unspecified/Unknown General Site Element (Specify)
9999 Unspecified/Unknown Period
45528901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9044 Roman, Early
45529901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9060 Modern (1915-1950)
45530901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9059 Ottoman, Unspecified
45531901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9051 Islamic, Abbasid
45532901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9054 Islamic, Mamluk
45533901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9033 Iron Age IIc
45534901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9032 Iron Age IIa-b
45535901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9031 Iron Age I
45536901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9049 Byzantine, Unspecified
45537901 Sherd/Flint Surface Scatter (Unexcavated)
9035 Iron Age, Unspecified
45538408 Cemetery
9060 Modern (1915-1950)
Site References:
Primary AuthorDateTitle
ABEL F.-M.1938Geographie de la Palestine. II: Geographie politique. Les villes, Paris.
ABEL F.-M.1931Exploration du sud-est de la vallee du Jourdain
CONDER C.R.1889The Survey of Eastern Palestine I : The 'Adwan Country , London.
GLUECK N.1951Explorations in Eastern Palestine IV , New Haven. (AASOR 25-28 =EEP4)
MALLON A.1929Notes sur quelques sites du Ghor oriental
MALLON A.1934Une nouvelle peinture murale trouvee dans les fouilles de Teleilat Ghassul
MELLAART J.1962Preliminary Report of the Archaeological Survey in the Yarmuk and Jordan Valley for the Point Four Irrigation Scheme
MERRILL S.1881East of the Jordan : a Record of Travel and Observation in the Countries of Moab, Gilead, and Bashan , London,New York.
MUSIL A.1908Arabia Petraea. I: Moab, II: Edom. Topographischer Reisebericht, Wien.
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