He carried on a brisk horse-trading business with Egypt and other places.
The rest of Solomon's life and rule, from start to finish, one can read in the records of Nathan the prophet, the prophecy of Ahijah of Shiloh, and in the visions of Iddo the seer concerning Jeroboam son of Nebat.
Solomon ruled in Jerusalem over all Israel for forty years.
Solomon died and was buried in the City of David his father. His son Rehoboam was the next king.