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"Cradle of the Civilizations"
Issue date: 1999/2000

Cradle of the Civilizations I — Petra
Date of Issue: 24th October 1999
Ed Deir tomb, Kazneh tomb and Obelisk tomp. 

 

Cradle of the Civilizations II — Jerash
Date of Issue: 24th October 1999
The main Roman road in Jerash, the temple of Artemis in Jerash and the The Nymphäum of Jerash.  

 

Cradle of the Civilizations III — Amman
Date of Issue: 30th October 1999
The Roman Theatre in Amman, Temple of Hercules in Amman and the Ain Ghazal statues in Amman.

 

Cradle of the Civilizations IV — Wadi Rum & Akaba
Date of Issue: 30th October 1999
Wadi Rum,  Aqaba's Old Town and the Mamluke/Ottoman Fortress in Aqaba.

 

Cradle of the Civilizations V — Baptism site Jordan 
Date of Issue: 22th December 1999
The baptism of Jesus on the Jordan River.

 

Cradle of the Civilizations VI — Madaba 
Date of Issue: 22th December 1999
Mmosaic,  Church on Mount Nebo and Jerusalem on the Madaba Mosaic Map. 

 

Cradle of the Civilizations VII — Pella 
Date of Issue: 7th March 2000
The Civic Complex of Pella, Ancient ruins in Pella and ruins of the Basilica of Pella.

 

Cradle of the Civilizations VIII — Ajloun 
Date of Issue: 7th March 2000
The Castle of Ajloun.

 

Cradle of the Civilizations IX — Umm Qais 
Date of Issue: 7th April 2000
Roman ruins at Umm Qais, West Theatre of Umm Qais and  Roman ruins at Umm Qais.

 

Cradle of the Civilizations X — Desert castles 
Date of Issue: 7th April 2000
The Al-Mushatta Palace is situated in the south of Amman, The Kharaneh Palace is situated 60 kilometres in the east of Amman and  The Amra Palace is situated 21 kilometres in the southwest of Al-Azraq.

 

 

 

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