The Burial Tradition in the Zoroastrian Religion, The Continuation of the Long Tradition of Secondary Burial during Epipalaeolithic and Neolithic Periods
The Burial Tradition in the Zoroastrian Religion, The Continuation of the Long Tradition of Secondary Burial during Epipalaeolithic and Neolithic Periods

Mohammad Hossein Rezaei; Mohsen Sangbargan; Omran Garazhian

Volume 13, Issue 2 , September 2021, , Pages 245-270

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2021.275808.142677

Abstract
  Burial traditions have not been formed all at once and in the long term numerous factors and variables have played a role in its formation and continuation or obsolescence. Among these ...  Read More
Sirjan, One of the Glassmaking Centers in Southeast Iran in Early Islamic Centuries: Classification and Typology of the Glassware of Old City of Sirjan
Sirjan, One of the Glassmaking Centers in Southeast Iran in Early Islamic Centuries: Classification and Typology of the Glassware of Old City of Sirjan

Hasan Karimiyan; Zeinab Afzali

Volume 13, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 265-286

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2019.282139.142721

Abstract
  The Old City of Sirjan site that is located about 11 km southeast of present-day Sirjan is the remains of the city from the Sassanid period to Middle Islamic centuries, which has been ...  Read More
Classification and typology of the Islamic period potteries of Neyriz Plain, Fars Province
Classification and typology of the Islamic period potteries of Neyriz Plain, Fars Province

Hassan Moradi; Hassan Karimian

Volume 12, Issue 3 , December 2020, , Pages 269-291

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2020.255521.142551

Abstract
  The Neyriz Plain, which is located between Kerman and Fars provinces, with an area of around 240km2 has hosted important settlements belonging to the Islamic era (Figure 1). In order ...  Read More
Semantic analysis of rock art in the villages of Moin-Abad, Darbar, Haftan, and Qaleh Gandam-Koh of Tafarsh city.
Semantic analysis of rock art in the villages of Moin-Abad, Darbar, Haftan, and Qaleh Gandam-Koh of Tafarsh city.

Maryam Mohebali; Ahmad Aliyari

Volume 16, Issue 1 , February 2024, , Pages 1-1

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2023.359699.143221

Abstract
  Ancient artists used simple lines to create images of the artistic object (stone) and put their mark and identity on it.If we accept the principle that every work of art has a technical ...  Read More
Evaluation of X-Ray Microprobe Nondestructive Analysis for Characterization of Chemical Composition of Ancient Glazes
Evaluation of X-Ray Microprobe Nondestructive Analysis for Characterization of Chemical Composition of Ancient Glazes

Somayeh Noghani; Fahimeh Shirani; Mohammad Mehdi Karimnejad

Volume 9, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 193-210

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2018.203938.142279

Abstract
  Investigation and evaluation of historical object's properties and their components with respect to structural, technical and pathological point of view through nondestructive testing ...  Read More
The Influences of Islamic Beliefs on the Structural Patterns of Residential Areas: A Case from Golchinan Sectors of Yazd City
The Influences of Islamic Beliefs on the Structural Patterns of Residential Areas: A Case from Golchinan Sectors of Yazd City

hamid azizi; hassan karimiyan

Volume 10, Issue 2 , January 2019, , Pages 205-220

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2018.208157.142295

Abstract
  According to many researches, the beliefs are the Influential factors in the architectural elements and city spaces through which the cities are known as reflection of resident’s ...  Read More
A Preliminary Report on the Petrographic Analysis of Bakun A Potteries of Fars Province
A Preliminary Report on the Petrographic Analysis of Bakun A Potteries of Fars Province

Maryam Maani; MohammadReza Saeedi Harsini; ahmad chaychi

Volume 11, Issue 1 , May 2019, , Pages 217-232

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2019.71115

Abstract
  The Fars Region, as an internal watershed with several permanent rivers and waste water streams especially Kor and Sivand Rivers, had created many types of settlements. For this reason, ...  Read More
Classification and Typology of Late Chalcolithic Period's Pottery Culture of Northern Central of Iran's Plateau in light of Northern Mound's Findings of MeymanatAbad Tepe
Classification and Typology of Late Chalcolithic Period's Pottery Culture of Northern Central of Iran's Plateau in light of Northern Mound's Findings of MeymanatAbad Tepe

rohola yosefi; majid zeighmi; saeed baghizadeh

Volume 10, Issue 1 , August 2018, , Pages 227-246

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2018.219039.142346

Abstract
  In terms of synchronic studies, the Late Chalcolithi period is characterized by Sialk IV1 cultural horizon at on the northern edge of the central desert. The final feature of proto-literate ...  Read More
The Study of Symmetrical Motifs and Patterns in the Hittite Bas-Reliefs
The Study of Symmetrical Motifs and Patterns in the Hittite Bas-Reliefs

nushin kabutary; Alireza Hejebri Nobari

Volume 11, Issue 2 , October 2019, , Pages 227-244

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2019.73115

Abstract
  Symmetry is an analytical tool, used in recognition of intercultural relations as well as artistic objects comparison. It was first appeared in archaeological research since 1900’s ...  Read More
Population Estimate in Sistan on the Basis of Ethno-archaeological Studies
Population Estimate in Sistan on the Basis of Ethno-archaeological Studies

Zohair Vasegh Abbasi; Rahmat Abbasnejad Seresti; Hamid Reza Ghorbani; Mohamad Sadegh Roostaei

Volume 8, Issue 2 , March 2017, , Pages 229-243

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2017.61780

Abstract
  From the end of 1960’s decade when Processual Archaeology was emerged until now, Ethno-archaeology has reconstructed economicو social, technological and ideological structures ...  Read More
An Epistemological Approach to Concept of Material and Meaning in Archaeology
An Epistemological Approach to Concept of Material and Meaning in Archaeology
Volume 9, Issue 1 , August 2017, , Pages 233-250

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2017.64014

Abstract
  This paper demonatrates an Epistemological approach to the concept of material and meaning in archaeology. The starting point and the basic objective of this article is briefly concentrated ...  Read More
The Jalalabad Seal, A Reappraisal
The Jalalabad Seal, A Reappraisal

Massimo Vidale; Francois Desset; Dennys Frenez

Volume 12, Issue 4 , May 2021, , Pages 251-263

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2021.323646.143020

Abstract
  We re-discuss the so-called Jalalabad seal, a well-known cylinder seal dating of the late 3rd millennium BC, reportedly found in Fars. It displays a scene related to a south-eastern ...  Read More
Iconography of Animal Motifs in Seals of Magi in Sasanian Period
Iconography of Animal Motifs in Seals of Magi in Sasanian Period

meysa shahsavari; seyed mehdi mosavi kohpar; Javad Neyestani

Volume 13, Issue 2 , September 2021, , Pages 271-291

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2021.274985.142673

Abstract
  So far, many researches have been done about clergy, their hierarchy, role and position in the Sassanid era and there is considerable information about them. Most of this awareness ...  Read More
Local and Regional Styles of Parthian – Sassanian Pottery in the East of Iran Based on the Pottery Sherds from the Nehbandan County (Khorasan-e Jonoubi Province)
Local and Regional Styles of Parthian – Sassanian Pottery in the East of Iran Based on the Pottery Sherds from the Nehbandan County (Khorasan-e Jonoubi Province)

Meysam Labbaf-Khaniki; mohammad farjami; Ahmad Heidari

Volume 13, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 287-314

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2020.301702.142871

Abstract
  From the archaeological point of view, pottery contains valuable information about living conditions and economic, social and cultural interactions between peoples who live in a region ...  Read More
Research on Prehistoric and Historic Settlement of Qalehganj (Chāhdādkhodā area)‎
Research on Prehistoric and Historic Settlement of Qalehganj (Chāhdādkhodā area)‎

Salman Anjomrouz; Mohammad Mortezayi

Volume 12, Issue 3 , December 2020, , Pages 293-325

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2020.270070.142645

Abstract
  Chāhdādkhodā is located at the southernmost of Kerman province; on the border with ‎provinces ‎of Sistan & Baluchistan and Hormozgan.‎ In the administrative divisions ...  Read More
The historical earthquake of 856 AD Qumis:
A review of paleoseismological studies of the Astaneh Fault System, Central Alborz
The historical earthquake of 856 AD Qumis: A review of paleoseismological studies of the Astaneh Fault System, Central Alborz

Hamid Nazari; Jean-François ritz; Magali Rizza; Reza Salamati; shenon mahan; mohammad ali shokri; J-L Michelot; m Massault; mohammad foroutan; Shirin Zarei

Volume 16, Issue 1 , February 2024, , Pages 1-1

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2023.358711.143202

Abstract
  AbstractThe Astaneh Fault is classically described as the source of the most destructive seismic event in the history in North-Eastern Iran, the 856 Qumis earthquake with an estimated ...  Read More
Human Figure proportionality in the Iranian Achaemenid and Egyptian Arts
Human Figure proportionality in the Iranian Achaemenid and Egyptian Arts

Rahim velayati

Volume 9, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 211-227

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2018.225885.142384

Abstract
  Achaemenid art is royal Courtly art which has been influenced by subordinate nations arts. The different nations like Mesopotamian, Egyptian and Anatolian. As it is clear that Achaemenid ...  Read More
Archaeological Surveys in the East Azerbaijan: North of Namin, Ardebil Province
Archaeological Surveys in the East Azerbaijan: North of Namin, Ardebil Province

mohammad alizade; reza rezalo; karim hajizade; bheroz afkhmi

Volume 10, Issue 2 , January 2019, , Pages 221-238

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2019.68542

Abstract
  Despite the valuable evidences in the northwestern Iran (Ardebil province) archaeology of this region is now remains unknown and its chronological order is located on the basis of the ...  Read More
Archaeological Survey of Parthian Sites in Dargaz Plain, North-East of Iran
Archaeological Survey of Parthian Sites in Dargaz Plain, North-East of Iran

Hassan Nami; Seyed Mehdi Mousavinia

Volume 11, Issue 1 , May 2019, , Pages 233-252

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2019.71116

Abstract
  Dargaz County is located in northeastern Iranian Plateau, near to borders of Turkmenistan. Its location so close to Turkmenistan and ancient Nisa, as the first homeland capital of the ...  Read More
A Study on the Manufacturing Techniques of Bronze Objects from Tepee Foroodgah and Sangtarashan Ancient sites of Khorramabad, Luristan
A Study on the Manufacturing Techniques of Bronze Objects from Tepee Foroodgah and Sangtarashan Ancient sites of Khorramabad, Luristan

Mahdie Geravand; HamidReza BakhshandehFard; Ali Sajjadi

Volume 11, Issue 2 , October 2019, , Pages 245-260

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2019.73180

Abstract
  In recent years, two significant historical sites, Tepe Forodgah and Sangtarashan have been excavated in Khorramabad. Bronze objects explored from both sites exhibit an interesting ...  Read More
Evidence of Economic Enterprise Activity in the Proto- Elamite Tablets of Susa
Evidence of Economic Enterprise Activity in the Proto- Elamite Tablets of Susa

zehra mirashe; Kamaleddin Niknami; Bahman Firouzmandy Shirejin

Volume 9, Issue 1 , August 2017, , Pages 251-264

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2017.64015

Abstract
  Considering the boom in the agricultural productions in the plains of Susiana, it seems that the proto-Elamite economic system is similar to that of feudal societies. In such a system, ...  Read More
Settlement Patterns of the Bronze Age Sites of the Upper and Middle Atrak Basin in the Northeast of Iran
Settlement Patterns of the Bronze Age Sites of the Upper and Middle Atrak Basin in the Northeast of Iran

Alireza Hejebri Nobari; Raffaelo Biscione; nesa judy

Volume 13, Issue 2 , September 2021, , Pages 293-317

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2021.279390.142703

Abstract
  In archaeological studies of the region of Southwest Asia, during the period from the late fourth millennium BC to the beginning of the Iron Age (second half of the second millennium ...  Read More
Tas Tape: A Parthian Site in Khorasan Based on Field Evidence and Preliminary Results
Tas Tape: A Parthian Site in Khorasan Based on Field Evidence and Preliminary Results

Azita Mirzaye

Volume 13, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 315-340

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2021.276241.142682

Abstract
  Iran's eastern borders have been constantly affected by various events, especially the arrival of different ethnic groups in Central Asia in the form of migration or invasion. However, ...  Read More
The role of Environmental Factors in the Location and Genesis of Parthian Sites in North Khorasan
 (Central Kopeh dagh-Aladagh Corridor)
The role of Environmental Factors in the Location and Genesis of Parthian Sites in North Khorasan (Central Kopeh dagh-Aladagh Corridor)

Azita Mirzaye; Reza Mehrafarin; Seyed Rasoul Mosavi Haji

Volume 12, Issue 3 , December 2020, , Pages 327-347

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2020.255365.142550

Abstract
  Geographic and environmental attributes of a given region assume a pivotal role in the formation and persistence of human settlements. Nature confers possibilities and resources on ...  Read More
The Recognition of Timurid Architectural Decorations on the Basis of Kamal Al-Din Bihzad Miniature Paintings
The Recognition of Timurid Architectural Decorations on the Basis of Kamal Al-Din Bihzad Miniature Paintings

mehdi kazempour; mehdi mohammadzadeh; raziye heydari

Volume 10, Issue 2 , January 2019, , Pages 239-258

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2019.68543

Abstract
  Visual evidences are considered to be the most important documents in history and especially in the history of Iranian architecture. There are different types of painting that they ...  Read More