ThePlace: Saudi Arabia’s Al-Kheraibah, an archeological treasure trove

ThePlace: Saudi Arabia’s Al-Kheraibah, an archeological treasure trove
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Updated 28 December 2019

ThePlace: Saudi Arabia’s Al-Kheraibah, an archeological treasure trove

ThePlace: Saudi Arabia’s Al-Kheraibah, an archeological treasure trove
  • Various isolated mud walls with stone foundations, as well as a large collection of beads and pots, were found in this area

It is an archeological area located within Madain Saleh. Thomedians lived in this area before the advent of the Nabataeans.
Various isolated mud walls with stone foundations, as well as a large collection of beads and pots, were found in this area.
Stone basins for watering sheep and keeping waterfowl were used. Some small clay figurines in human forms were also found. Copious material made of wood, various metals and ivory, as well as ancient coins and various kinds of potteries were also found.