Kohne Tepesi: A Kura-Araxes and Parthian settlement in the Araxes River Basin, Northwest Iran

Document Type : Original Article


1 Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany

2 Department of Near Earstern Archaeology, Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany

3 Department of Archaeology, University of Hacettepe

4 Archéozoologie, Archéobotanique, Sociétés, Pratiques et Environnements (AASPE), Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Sorbonne Université, CNRS ; CP 56, 55 rue Buffon, 75005 Paris, France

5 Department of Archaeology, Tehran University


From an archaeological perspective, the Araxes river basin is still one of the lesser known areas, either its northern or southern sides. Recent archaeological surveys and excavations at different sites in the recent decade shed more light on the cultural developm