The Treasury (or al-Khazneh) is actually a royal tomb or temple. Thought to be built 1st Century BC. Rediscovered in 1812.
The Treasury name arises from the local belief that the giant stone urn (tholos) on the second level contained
ancient pharoanic treasures.
Jordan - Petra (by Chris&Steve)Posted on July 14th at 1:16 PM
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