Jordan - Petra - The Aneisho Tomb

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Visit Jordan and Petra!


Petra is a historical and archaeological city and is a symbol of Jordan; has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1985 and is one of Seven Wonders of the World.


On higher ground to the north-west, is a handsome façade with a double cornice and a single, monumental crow-step crowning it. It is Tomb 813, now known as the Tomb of Uneishu from a fragment of inscription found on a loose stone which may or may not have originated in this tomb. The inscription named one "Uneishu, brother of Shaqilath, Queen of the Nabataeans...".

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Comments (2)

Lloret on September 21, 2013

Nice scene, amazing shot, LIKE

Paolo Grassi on September 25, 2013

Glad, Lloret, for LIKE and your visit. Regards.

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on February 4, 2012
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    by Paolo Grassi
    • Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D60
    • Taken on 2012/01/03 09:45:19
    • Exposure: 0.004s (1/250)
    • Focal Length: 35.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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