Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Fine linen with broidered work from Egypt was that which thou spreadest forth to be thy sail; blue and purple from the isles of Elishah was that which covered thee.
1 Kings 10:28
And the exportation of horses that Solomon had was from Egypt: a caravan of the king's merchants fetched a drove of horses, at a price.
I have decked my bed with tapestry coverlets of variegated linen from Egypt;
And they that work in fine flax, and they that weave white stuffs shall be ashamed.
Blue and purple
and blue, and purple, and scarlet, and byssus, and goats' hair,
Silver spread into plates is brought from Tarshish, and gold from Uphaz, the work of the artizan and of the hands of the founder; blue and purple is their clothing: they are all the work of skilful men.
And the sons of Javan: Elishah, and Tarshish, Kittim, and Dodanim.
1 Chronicles 1:7
And the sons of Javan: Elishah and Tarshish, Kittim and Rodanim.
The sons of Japheth: Gomer, and Magog, and Madai, and Javan, and Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras.