Dr. Hisham Al-Khatib Collection (مجموعة هشام الخطيب)

A collection of ancient books, paintings, maps, and original photographs that mainly depict Jerusalem but also includes some work on Petra, the Dead Sea, Amman, and Jerash. Hisham Al Khatib purchased his collection at auctions in England and the United States of America over the past years. He also published two books about his collection in 2004 and 2013.

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Author Dr. Hisham Al Khatib
Last Updated September 27, 2020, 09:20 (BST)
Created March 18, 2020, 11:38 (GMT)
Project URL http://www.unesco.org/new/fileadmin/MULTIMEDIA/FIELD/Amman/pdf/Jordan_Documentary_Heritage_UNESCO_2014.pdf
Project principal and co-investigators

Dr. Hisham Al-Khatib

Project status Completed
Citation information

Ababsa, M., 2014. Jordan Documentary Heritage: Part I: Mapping Report. [online] Amman: UNESCO Amman Office. Available at http://www.unesco.org/new/fileadmin/MULTIMEDIA/FIELD/Amman/pdf/Jordan_Documentary_Heritage_UNESCO_2014.pdf (last accessed 01/12/2019)

Time Periods Hashemite, Modern, Islamic Ottoman Late
Data type Text book, Text letter, Images Photograph, Text newspaper, Text manuscript, Images Map, Images Plan or Sketch