My Photos: Jordan -- Petra -- Street of Facades

The Street of Facades
-- named for the thousands of decorative tombs which line this street for miles.

The Tomb of the Palace is 170' tall, and has 3 interior levels.

This photo shows quite well the colorful sandstone.


The Silk Tomb -- named for the colorful sandstone.
Note the Assyrian step designs.

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