HRH Prince Sultan bin Salman visits rock art team


Dr Maria Guagnin showing new rock art discoveries to HRH Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz

His Royal Highness Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz, President of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH) and sponsor of the Palaeodeserts Project, was joined by Dr Ali bin Ibrahim Al Ghabban, Vice President of SCTH, and Dr Saad Abdulalziz Al-Rashid on a visit to see the team at work during their field season in Jubbah. Leader of the field season, Dr Maria Guagnin, demonstrated to the Prince newly-discovered rock art panels, which include ancient engravings of large human figures and paintings probably dating to the first millennium BC.