Archaeological Excavation of the Petra Upper Market Area (التنقيب الأثري لمنطقة سوق البترا العلوي)

The excavation continued a preliminary excavation conducted by Christopher A. Tuttle in 2009 and revealed systems of water management and the phases of its abandonment.

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Author Susan E. Alcock and Christopher A. Tuttle
Maintainer Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology and the Ancient World, Brown University Box 1837 / 60 George Street Providence, RI 02912
Last Updated September 24, 2020, 15:03 (BST)
Created February 11, 2020, 14:25 (GMT)
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Project principal and co-investigators

Susan E. Alcock

Christopher A. Tuttle

Project team

Michelle L. Berenfeld

Tali Erickson-Gini

Megan Perry

Ian B. Straughn

Christopher A. Tuttle

Project start date 2009-01-01
Project end date 2010-07-31
Project status Completed
Citation information

Alcock S.E., M.L. Berenfeld, I.B. Straughn, and C.A. Tuttle 2010, The Brown University Petra Archaeological Project: Report on the 2009 Exploration Season In the “Upper Market” with a ceramic report by Tali Erickson-Gini, Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan (54), 153-166.

Alcock S.E., I.B Straughn, C.A. Tuttle 2009, Project Name: Petra "Upper Market", Munjazat, 114-115.

Time Periods Roman, Nabataean
Data type Databases, Scientific and statistical data formats