The ICRI publishes the journal of Caucasology, entitled Amirani. Articles concerning the peoples, cultures and languages of the Caucasus, from the perspective of any of the humanities or social sciences, will be considered for publication. The articles may be written in English, French, Georgian, German, Russian, or any other language accessible to a significant number of Caucasologists.
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In the development of archaeological Cultures of Colchian lowland (Proto Colchian and Ancient Colchian) 5 stages and steps with characteristic features are defined. For dating we are using both – traditional and absolute methods and synchronize them with the sites of other categories.
Die Fundgattung Rollsiegel bildet den Grundlage für die Forschung der Entwicklung der frühsumerischen Kunst. Der Entwicklungs- und Gebrauchszeitraum der Rollsiegel ist von dem letzten Drittel des 4. Jahrhunderts v. Chr. bis zur Zeit der Achaimeniden einzuordnen. In diesem Zeitraum sind sie in sehr großen Mengen hergestellt worden.
The national clothes of Georgian man proved in East Georgia of the late medieval ages represents the research topic of the below mentioned article.For scientific research of the topic the written sources of the mentioned period are assumed to be the important original sources: Vakhushti Batonishvili "Discription of Georgian Kingdom", Ioane Batonishvili "Kalmasoba", Iese Baratashvili "Life-Will", Davit Fanaskerteli-Tsitsishvili "Behaviors and Skills of Georgia", etc., foreign travelers’ notes: Arcangelo Lamberti "Description of Samegrel"’, Jean Chardin "Voyage in Georgia", Dionigi Carli "Notes about XVII century" and notes from voyages of the Italian travelers: Giosafat Barbaro and Ambrogio Contarini, since relatively early period (XV). In terms of studying the clothes the contribution of dowry books, visible (wall painting and clothes of people in miniatures) and ethnographic materials are also essential.