Historically significant women in Iran and the neighboring areas 1350 - 1300 BC. Politically Influential Queen Napir Asu, Elam, Khuzistanpublished on Sunday, March 09, 2008
Wife of King Untash-Napirasha who built many great buildings and temples in the area including, the Choga Zanbil near Sush (Susa). Her well preserved and headless status was discovered at Susa and is currently at the Louvre Museum in Paris. She is dressed in the same outfit as the Elamite goddess Pinikir and very likely served and represented this divinity at the temple of Ninhursag where she was discovered.