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bovid related to goats but having antelope-like features: mountain goats
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On speciation in Ice Age mammals, with special reference to cervids and caprids
On page 144 Wicke refers to a comb from Megiddo that reflects Aegean influence and says that the same influence can be seen in a comb decorated with caprids
from Tell Fakhariya.
Examples can be found in three herding accounts, MUN 318 dealing with bovines and MUN 329 and 330 dealing with caprids.
An immediately preceding line maska gabbisu usakkal "he shall tan all the hides" is found only in caprid contracts, presumably because the simpler tawing process for these hides with salt and alum--as opposed to the more complex and lengthier tanning procedure for bovine hides--could at least be started while the herdsman was in the field; see Hans E.
One important conclusion is that caprids
shown frequently on the seal-amulets are not antelopes, as often suggested, but ibexes.