History behind Gold and Silver

Silver and gold have always been found competing in the race of the ‘precious metals’ with gold usually leading and silver following in its wake. The history of both these metals being considered precious and of great value goes way back. There are numerous mythical theories that seek to explain how the whole tradition of buying and selling these precious metals came into existence. But one does wonder where these valuable metals really originated from? Let’s have a look at what history has to say about how these metals were…