Question regarding the non-writing prophet, Elisha. He was the successor to Elijah. His actions are recorded in 1 and 2 Kings.

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How would Elisha plowing with 12 oxen have been understood at the time of writing?

In 1 Kings 19 we see Elijah finds Elisha plowing with 12 yoke of oxen. What would this have said about Elisha to the people of the time? Note: I'm not looking for a modern allegorical answer about ...