Palace, mosque, and tomb at al-Ruwayḍah, Qatar


  • Andrew Petersen
  • Anthony Grey


This paper discusses the results of recent excavations and survey at al-Ruway< Jah in northern Qatar. The main elements of the site that are discussed in detail are the excavations of a palace, a mosque, and a tomb. In addition, there is a report on the ceramics recovered from the excavations and a discussion of the significance and potential of the excavated areas.





How to Cite

Petersen, A., & Grey, A. (2012). Palace, mosque, and tomb at al-Ruwayḍah, Qatar. Proceedings of the Seminar for Arabian Studies, 42, 277–291. Retrieved from