Biography of Indabigash (649-648 a.C.)

(In-da-bi-ia or In-da-bi-gash) Elamite General and later usurper King of the Elam. Such character, taking advantage of the civil war in the Elamite area, rebelled in the year 649 BC against the King Tammaritu II and took the power in the town of Madakhtu. After that, allied with the Babylonian Nabu-bel-shumate in a front against the Assyrian of Assurbanipal, who was not effective, since Indabigash disappeared soon power. He/She was replaced by Khumban-khaltash III.