About Journal

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

About the Journal:
Publisher: Tissaphernes Archaeological Research Group, 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: No. 4, Banafsheh 3, Javanmard Street, Abshenasan Expressway, Tehran, Iran, Postal Code: 14779-84789
E-mails: Persicaantiqua [at] gmail.com, info [at] Persicaantiqua.ir
DOI: 10.22055/PA
Review Time: 6-12 Weeks
Frequency: 2 issues per year
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
Print ISSN2783-2732
Online ISSN2783-2295
Tissaphernes Archaeological Research Group.

Open Access Statement
Persica Antiqua is committed to immediate and real open access to academic work. All the original articles, technical briefs, and review papers published in this journal are free to access immediately from the date of publication. There are no author charges (commonly known as APCs) prior to publication, and no charge for any reader to download articles and reviews for their own scholarly use.


License Agreement
The non-commercial use of the article will be governed by the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License as currently displayed on (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/), except that sections 2 through 8 below will apply in this respect and prevail over all conflicting provisions of such license model. Without prejudice to the foregoing, the author hereby grants SCU Open the exclusive license for commercial use of the article (for U.S. government employees: to the extent transferable) according to section 2 below, and sections 4 through 9 below, throughout the world, in any form, in any language, for the full term of copyright, effective upon acceptance for publication.

Persica Antiqua is a 100% free journal for both authors and readers and all accepted papers are published in the journal without any publication fee.

Persica Antiqua journal does not allow any sort of advertisement on the journal pages.

Methods of journal’s finance and revenue sources
Article publication fees, which are financed by the Tissaphernes Archaeological Research Group, are the only source of income used to support administrative and printing costs.

Persica Antiqua is archived and indexed in the National Library of Iran and the websites of Mageiran, Ensani, and ....
Persica Antiqua has a data repository at https://www.sinaweb.net/.