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Named like this because of the shine of the streaks of colours, resembling a silky moiré.
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© Photo: Haupt & Binder
Some of the most impressive tombs in Petra, sculpted out of the western steep slope of the Jabal al-Hubta rock massif.
Recommendations for cultural travellers: Contemporary art, art history, architecture, design, cultural heritage
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