A Critical Review Towards the Mithraic Function of the So-Called Mihr-Temple at Maraghe
A Critical Review Towards the Mithraic Function of the So-Called Mihr-Temple at Maraghe

Behrooz Omrani; Amin Moradi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , July 2021, , Pages 117-138

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2020.298298.142853

Abstract
  By selecting northwestern Iran as the early capital of Ilkhanid dynasty, Mongol rulers governed this area for about one century; this would have been the official route of administration ...  Read More
Human and Environmental Interactions in the Archeology of the Islamic Period of Qorveh Plain, Northwest of Sanandaj-Sirjan Range
Human and Environmental Interactions in the Archeology of the Islamic Period of Qorveh Plain, Northwest of Sanandaj-Sirjan Range

Fereshteh sharifi; Mohammd Ebrahim Zarei

Volume 13, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 117-139

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2020.297419.142848

Abstract
  Qorveh plain is located in the southeast of Kurdistan province and it is considered as one of the highlands of Zagros. This plain is located in the Sanandaj-Sirjan Inclined zone. The ...  Read More
Preliminary Study and Introduction of Discovered Seals from the Parthian Cemetery of Westmin, Kiasar, Sari, Based on Three Seasons of Excavations in 2015-2018
Preliminary Study and Introduction of Discovered Seals from the Parthian Cemetery of Westmin, Kiasar, Sari, Based on Three Seasons of Excavations in 2015-2018

abdolmotaleb sharifi; Bahman Firouzmandi Shirah Jini; kamal aldin niknami

Volume 14, Issue 3 , October 2022, , Pages 119-140

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2022.343035.143152

Abstract
  In 2014, the contractor company operating the Damghan-Neka gas transmission line demolished and exposed two Parthian burial mounds in the village of Vestemin. Vestemin is located 80 ...  Read More
Early villages and prehistoric sites in the Abharroud Basin, North West of Iranian central plateau
Early villages and prehistoric sites in the Abharroud Basin, North West of Iranian central plateau

Shokouh Khosravi; Hamid Khatib Shahidi; Hamed Vahdatinasab; Sajjad Alibaigi; Abolfazl Aali

Volume 4, Issue 1 , July 2012, , Pages 131-154

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2012.35379

Abstract
  The Abharroud basin is an important region in the archeological studies of northwestern outskirts of the central plateau, and west and northwest of Iran. Considering its environmental ...  Read More
Evolution of Architectural Structure of Towers of Silence from Sasanid to Late Islamic Period
Evolution of Architectural Structure of Towers of Silence from Sasanid to Late Islamic Period

Seyed Mehdi Mousavinia

Volume 14, Issue 1 , June 2022, , Pages 131-153

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2021.320017.142996

Abstract
  Archaeological data and textual sources provide information on Zoroastrian burial customs in Iran that could read and investigate in their context. One of these burial customs is burying ...  Read More
An investigation and typology of stone implements of Tol-e Chega Sofla, a Middle Susiana period
An investigation and typology of stone implements of Tol-e Chega Sofla, a Middle Susiana period

Abdulwahab Dahdouh; Abbas Moghaddam; Nasir Eskandari

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

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2023.355732.143185

Abstract
  The Middle Susiana period in the southwest of Iran has several characteristics, the most important of which are the development of agriculture villages and animal husbandry with the ...  Read More
Spatial Structure of Old Mosque of Dastgerdan-e Tabas: An Appraisal
Spatial Structure of Old Mosque of Dastgerdan-e Tabas: An Appraisal

Mohammad Ebrahim Zarei; Khadijeh Sharif Kazemi

Volume 9, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 87-102

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2018.222947.142367

Abstract
  Architects have always built mosques as one of the important elements of the architecture of urban buildings with different designs and climate considerations. Tabas area located south ...  Read More
An Inscribed Cylindrical Seal with Ostrich Image From Lama Cemetery
An Inscribed Cylindrical Seal with Ostrich Image From Lama Cemetery

Amir Saed Mucheshi; Mohammad Javad Jafari

Volume 7, Issue 1 , March 2015, , Pages 95-106

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2015.56679

Abstract
  In the third season excavation of Lama Cemetery (Chal Shahin Lama), a cylindrical seal with inscription was found and because of its significance, it was introduced, compared and analyzed. ...  Read More
Location of Marhashi on the Basis of Historical and Archaeological Data
Location of Marhashi on the Basis of Historical and Archaeological Data

Ebrahim Moradi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , September 2014, , Pages 99-110

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2014.52678

Abstract
  Based on the historical data, Marhashi has been one of the eventful regions of Iran during the second and third millennium B. C. It has been also one of the important confederates of ...  Read More
An Analysis of the Chalcolithic Settlement Patterns of Southern Roudbar Plain, Halilroud Basin
An Analysis of the Chalcolithic Settlement Patterns of Southern Roudbar Plain, Halilroud Basin

Ali Daneshi; Nasir Eskandari

Volume 10, Issue 2 , January 2019, , Pages 99-118

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2019.68530

Abstract
  Roodbar plain and the mountainous surrounding areas of the southeast of Iran have long been a great place to establish the human settlements due to their suitable climate. Archaeological ...  Read More
An Archeological Study on the Location of the Ancient City of Veymeh or Deymeh
An Archeological Study on the Location of the Ancient City of Veymeh or Deymeh

Mohammad Mortezāi; Ali Farhāni

Volume 1, Issue 2 , February 2010, , Pages 103-120

Abstract
  Historians and geographers of the early and middle centuries of the Islamic period have recorded a place known as Veymeh or Deymeh in their writings, which have apparently been among ...  Read More
A Study on the Parthian Burial Traditions at Veliran Cemetery in Damavand, Iran
A Study on the Parthian Burial Traditions at Veliran Cemetery in Damavand, Iran

Mohammad Reza Nemati; Ali Sadraei

Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2013, , Pages 103-121

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2013.32122

Abstract
  Since the ancient times, burial practices have displayed certain characteristics among different Iranian ethnic groups and regions were influenced by the local religious orientations, ...  Read More
Spatial Archaeology; A Scientific Approach to the Study and
Analysis of Architectural Works, Urban Spaces, and Ancient Contexts
Spatial Archaeology; A Scientific Approach to the Study and Analysis of Architectural Works, Urban Spaces, and Ancient Contexts

AbbasAli Ahmadi

Volume 7, Issue 2 , December 2016, , Pages 103-116

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2015.57750

Abstract
  In the past two decades several new approaches have emerged in archeology. New archeology which found its true nature in deep interdisciplinary relations created new approaches involving ...  Read More
Trends in Evolution of Pottery in Qal’eh Khān, Bojnūrd
Trends in Evolution of Pottery in Qal’eh Khān, Bojnūrd

Emrān Gārāzhiān; Vahid Askarpūr

Volume 3, Issue 1 , July 2011, , Pages 107-131

Abstract
  Relying upon the theories concerned with the cultural evolution of anthropology and archaeology, and providing a brief review of the related literature, the present article conducts ...  Read More
From the Pen of Historians to the Pickax of Archaeologists
From the Pen of Historians to the Pickax of Archaeologists

Hekmatollah Molla Salehi

Volume 5, Issue 1 , December 2013, , Pages 109-126

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2013.35947

Abstract
  Archaeology and history might have many things to do with each other in historical past and present field. Both of them belong to the same category of our historical knowledge. Pickax ...  Read More
The Evolution of the Cultural Landscape of Maymand Based on Historical Studies and Archaeological Findings
The Evolution of the Cultural Landscape of Maymand Based on Historical Studies and Archaeological Findings

Meysam Labbaf-Khanii

Volume 8, Issue 2 , March 2017, , Pages 111-130

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2017.61772

Abstract
  Geography, history, and the material culture provide the three bases for definition and determination of a cultural landscape. The region of Maymand in northwestern of Kerman province ...  Read More
Kombus Bonary: An Islamic Settlement in the Southern Zagros
Kombus Bonary: An Islamic Settlement in the Southern Zagros

Ebrahim * Ghezelbash; Ahmad Parviz

Volume 5, Issue 2 , March 2014, , Pages 113-128

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2014.50398

Abstract
  Kohgilouyeh and Boyrahmad mountainous region has been played an important role in Iranian archaeology especially where the formation of nomadic communities is discussed. Through history ...  Read More
The Role of the Parthian’s Zahhak Complex in the Expansion of Mithraism and its Regional Architectural Characteristics
The Role of the Parthian’s Zahhak Complex in the Expansion of Mithraism and its Regional Architectural Characteristics

Behrouz Omrani; Amin Moradi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , March 2015, , Pages 113-130

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2015.54177

Abstract
  During history, few eras have been as ambiguous and dark as Parthians. Mithraism ideology had king’s support and promised salvation and a new after-death world to the soldiers. ...  Read More
Searching for the Evergetáes:
Identifying the Actual Achaemenian Settlemets in Sistan
Searching for the Evergetáes: Identifying the Actual Achaemenian Settlemets in Sistan

javad alaei moghadam; seyyed rasool Mousavi Haji; Reza Mehrafarin Mehrafarin

Volume 8, Issue 1 , April 2016, , Pages 113-132

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2016.59498

Abstract
  Based on the historical texts from the Achaemenian Empire, there have been tribes living in Sistan known as Drangiana or Zaranka. According to the texts these tribes assisted Cyrus ...  Read More
An Overview of the Traditions and Rituals of Burial Practice in South Eastern of Iran with Looking at the Neighboring Civilizations (Fourth and Third millennium BC)
An Overview of the Traditions and Rituals of Burial Practice in South Eastern of Iran with Looking at the Neighboring Civilizations (Fourth and Third millennium BC)
Volume 9, Issue 1 , August 2017, , Pages 113-132

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2017.64008

Abstract
  The present paper intends to highlight excavations on cemeteries and the situation and condition of burial corpses to figure out the social behavior of the human past in the south-eastern ...  Read More
Rabat Tape: Ancient Hubushkia
Rabat Tape: Ancient Hubushkia

Sadi Saeedyan; Fatemeh Gholizadeh

Volume 11, Issue 1 , May 2019, , Pages 113-131

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2019.71101

Abstract
  Hubuškia is a royal city and country in Northern Zagros and one of the significant buffer states between Assyrian and Urartian spheres of influence during the 9th to 7th centuries ...  Read More
Preliminary Study and Introduction of Recovered Armaments from Parthian Catacombs at Vestemin, Kiasar, Sari, Considering 2015, 2017, and 2018
Preliminary Study and Introduction of Recovered Armaments from Parthian Catacombs at Vestemin, Kiasar, Sari, Considering 2015, 2017, and 2018

Abdolmotaleb Sharifi Holaei; Bahman Firouzmandi Shirah Jini; kamal aldin Niknami

Volume 15, Issue 2 , December 2023, , Pages 113-131

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2022.340656.143101

Abstract
  The contractor of the gas line transition from Damghan to Neka destroyed and recovered two tombs in 2014. The site is located 80 km south of Sari. Archaeological excavations led to ...  Read More
Identification of the Encircled Bust based on the Achaemenid samples and Qizqapan Motif
Identification of the Encircled Bust based on the Achaemenid samples and Qizqapan Motif

iraj rezaie; baman firozmandi

Volume 10, Issue 1 , August 2018, , Pages 115-134

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2018.140587.142249

Abstract
  The Encircled Male Bust is one of the most mysterious symbols of ancient Iran and as yet, many researchers have commented on its identity and origin. However, the evidences have not ...  Read More
Determination of Mineral Elements of Dental Remains from the Shahrak-e Firouzeh Site
Determination of Mineral Elements of Dental Remains from the Shahrak-e Firouzeh Site

Mohammad Hossin Rezaei; Hassan Basafa; Hamideh Sadat Mohammdipour; Narges Hashemi; Atefeh Beig Zadeh

Volume 11, Issue 2 , October 2019, , Pages 117-131

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2019.73102

Abstract
  A study of dental elements can provide useful information about the diet and social, economic and biological status of the human population in the past. The nutritional status of the ...  Read More
Eastern Iran Prehistoric Archaeological Project:First Season of Archaeological Excavations at Kale Kub, South Khorasan Province (2018), Relative and Absolute Chronology
Eastern Iran Prehistoric Archaeological Project:First Season of Archaeological Excavations at Kale Kub, South Khorasan Province (2018), Relative and Absolute Chronology

Mohammad Hossein Azizi Kharanaghi; Masashi Abe; Sepideh Jamshid Yeganeh; Afshin Akbari

Volume 12, Issue 4 , May 2021, , Pages 117-141

https://doi.org/10.22059/jarcs.2021.81259

Abstract
  Eastern Iran, especially in the prehistoric period, is a completely unknown region on the Iranian archaeological map. More than one hundred years after the beginning of archaeological ...  Read More