010:And a river went out of Eden to water the garden; and from thence it was parted, and became into four heads.
011:The name of the first is Pison: that is it which compasseth the whole land of Havilah, where there is gold;
012:And the gold of that land is good: there is bdellium and the onyx stone.
In this section we immediately see the recognition of gold by God.
According to the Sitchin translations of ancient Sumerian scripture...the Gods made mankind in order to assist in the mining of gold for some rather intruiging purposes.