The Three Wise Men honored the child Jesus with gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.
A rare gold necklace, or "torque," was recently found by those examining the world's largest Celtic coin hoard, according to BBC News.
Sales of the Proof 2014-W American Eagle silver dollar are below sales levels for the 2013-W coin.
The 2,140 coins, which together weighed approximately 25 kilograms, were found inside a mud pot by construction workers putting up a wall in Namakkal.
With the price of silver continuing to drop, market analysts forecast that lower prices offer significant buying opportunities for investors.
Sales by the United States Mint to its authorized purchasers (APs) of 1-ounce silver American Eagle bullion dollar coins resumed Nov. 17.
Bernard von NotHaus, creator of the Liberty Dollar private voluntary barter currency, faces sentencing Dec. 2 in federal court in Statesville, N.C.
Investor preference for palladium over platinum is likely to remain for some time, according to the Nov. 4 Metals Focus issued by Valcambi Suisse.
To gold investors, a different election is more important than the United States' Nov. 4 election that gave Republicans control of the U.S. Senate.