Number of Volumes 4
Number of Issues 6
Number of Articles 40
Number of Contributors 59
Article View 18,960
PDF Download 10,957
View Per Article 474
PDF Download Per Article 273.93
Average First Action 0 Days
Average First Reviewer Assignment 2 Days
Average First Revision 45 Days
Average Review Date 11 Days
Average Time to Accept 40 Days
Average Time to Publish (After Acceptance) 44 Days
Acceptance Rate 19 %
Number of Indexing Databases 11






Persica Antiqua
The International Journal of Ancient Iranian Studies
Welcome to the online submission and editorial system for Persica Antiqua
Persica Antiqua is the official journal of Tissaphernes Archaeological Research Group. The journal was established by Dr. Shahin Aryamanesh. Persica Antiqua is an international, peer reviewed journal, publishing high-quality, original research. The journal covering studies on the cultural and civilization of pre-Islamic Persia in its broadest sense. Persica Antiqua publishes on Persian Studies, including archaeology, ancient history, linguistics, religion, epigraphy, numismatics and history of art of ancient Iran, as well as on cultural exchanges and relations between Iran and its neighbours.


Types of accepted papers include:
- Original Research Article                                    - Note and Archaeological Reports 
- Review Article                                                     - Book Review


Publication Ethics

The ethical policy of Persica Antiqua is based on the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) guidelines and complies with International Committee of Persica Antiqua Editorial Board codes of conduct. Readers, authors, reviewers and editors should follow these ethical policies once working with Persica Antiqua. The ethical policy of Persica Antiqua is liable to determine which of the typical research papers or articles submitted to the journal should be published in the concerned issue. For information on this matter in publishing and ethical guidelines please visit


About the Journal
Publisher: Tissaphernes Archaeological Research Group, Iran (Persia)
Director-in-Charge: Dr. Shahin Aryamanesh
Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Reza Mehrafarin
Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Shahin Aryamanesh
Managing Editor: Dr. Houshang Rostami
Address: Tehran, Iran
E-mails: Persicaantiqua [at], info [at]
Review Time: 6-12 Weeks
Frequency: Semiannual
Publication Type: Paperback & Electronic
Open Access: Yes
Licenced by: CC BY-NC 4.0
Policy: Double Blind Peer Review
Language: English
Abstracts Available in: English
Article Processing Charges: No
DOI: 10.22055/PA
Print ISSN: 2783-2732
Online ISSN: 2783-2295
Tissaphernes Archaeological Research Group.

Persica Antiqua is indexed in the Scopus (30 March 2023).

Current Issue: Volume 4, Issue 6, January 2024, Pages 1-80 

Original Research Article

Kurgan of Fakhrabad, Meshkinshahr, Northwest Iran

Pages 3-15


Siyavash Abdollahi; Behrouz Afkhami; Reza Rezaloo

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