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Tehran Branch of the Eurasia Department

POB 11365-6371
Teheran-Elahiyeh

Since 1996, the former Tehran Department of the German Archaeological Institute forms one branch of the Eurasian Department of the Institute at Berlin. It functions as the centre and interface for academic dialogue and exchange between Iranian and German colleagues and forms, since 2000, the base for the annual fieldwork seasons at Arisman.

Library

The Tehran Branch of the Eurasian Department houses a large library with more than 9200 volumes on different aspects of near Eastern and Iranian Archaeology and History of Art, Ancient History, Iranian Studies and Islamic Archaeology and History. Another 9000 volumes are currently kept at the library of the Eurasian Department in Berlin.

Archive

The archive comprises a large collection of photographs on Iranian Archaeology and History of Art, and the photographic records from the pre-1979 excavations of the Tehran Department at Bisutun, Bastam, Takht-i Suleiman, Zendan-i Suleiman and Firuzabad. It is currently kept at the Eurasian Department in Berlin.

Publications

Archäologische Mitteilungen aus Iran und Turan: Annual with articles on topics on the archaeology of Iran and its northern and eastern neighbours in German, English or French.

Archäologie in Iran und Turan: Monographic series on the archaeology of Iran and its northern and eastern neighbours.

Further Information

Telephone:

98-(0)21- 221 63 39

Fax:
98-(0)21- 221 63 39
E-Mail:
E-Mail (Administration):

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  • 09/09/2014 - 14/09/2014

    From a dusty dig to the dusty shelves

    more information

  • 09/09/2014 - 12/09/2014

    9th Symposium of the International Study Group on Music Archaeology

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    From a dusty dig to the dusty shelves

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  • 09/09/2014 - 12/09/2014

    9th Symposium of the International Study Group on Music Archaeology

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  • 09/09/2014 - 14/09/2014

    From a dusty dig to the dusty shelves

    more information

  • 09/09/2014 - 12/09/2014

    9th Symposium of the International Study Group on Music Archaeology

    more information

 
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  • 09/09/2014 - 14/09/2014

    From a dusty dig to the dusty shelves

    more information

  • 09/09/2014 - 12/09/2014

    9th Symposium of the International Study Group on Music Archaeology

    more information

 
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    From a dusty dig to the dusty shelves

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    From a dusty dig to the dusty shelves

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Recent projects

  • 22.11.2011

    Serbien, spätantiker Kaiserpalast more

  • 15.09.2011

    Rom, Kaiserpalast more

  • 07.08.2011

    Die Kaiserpaläste auf dem Palatin in Rom more

Completed projects

  • 31.05.2011

    Griechenland, Palairos more

  • 31.05.2011

    Griechenland, Plaghia-Halbinsel-Survey more

  • 31.05.2011

    Greece, Stratos more

Recent publications

  • 26.09.2011

    Wohnen in der klassischen Polis more

  • 25.09.2011

    Diskussionen zur Archäologischen Bauforschung more

  • 25.09.2011

    Peter Behrens, Theodor Wiegand und die Villa in Dahlem more

Contact

The German Archaeological Institute (DAI) is a »scientific corporation« of the Federal Institution under the auspices of the Foreign Office. The staff of the Institute carries out research in the area of archaeology and in related fields and maintains relations with international scholars.
Furthermore, it organizes congresses, colloquia and tours, and informs the public through the media about its work.  

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