DASI

digital archive for the study of pre-islamic arabian inscriptions


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Ancient nameUnknown
CountryLebanon
Geographical areaSidon
CoordinatesLatitude: 33° 33' 37.3"    Longitude: 35° 22' 14.8"    
Coordinates accuracyapproximate
General description"Royal" necropolis with rock-cut tombs accessible through vertical shafts. The most ancient tombs consist of one burial chamber; there are also: voulted chambers provided with niches; large chamber decorated with mural painting. Magharat Tabloun is provenance of the Eshmunazar sarcophagus and several anthropoid sarcophagi.

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