|The Royal Tombs of Petra||English|
|Royal Nabataean Necropolis||English|
has some of the largest tombs in Petraand is often referred to as the
Royal Nabataean Necropolis( Zayadine, F., 1973).
Zayadine, F. (1973) excavated on the western slope of Khubtha Cliff; uncovering a small dwelling in a cave in "Area A". Inside the cave, Zayadine (1973), found objects dated to the beginning of the 4th century AD noting that "it was tempting to consider that the cave was abandoned after an earthquake."