Early Islamic inscriptions from Danqūr al-Khaznah at Petra

Zeyad Al-Salameen

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The article presents seven early Islamic inscriptions discovered at Danqūr al-Khaznah in Petra in 2005. These constitute an important addition to the corpus of known texts from this period. The study analyses their contents and sheds light on the Petra region during the Islamic periods.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)71-79
Number of pages9
JournalArabian Archaeology and Epigraphy
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - May 2010
Externally publishedYes


  • Arabic script
  • Islamic Petra
  • Islamic inscriptions

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Archaeology
  • General Arts and Humanities


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