Gold speaks of the Nature of God, all that God Does, all this From God, and the Glory of God.
If God is Doing it All, naturally all the Glory goes back to God.
Man gets glory only when he is mixed up in it – yuck.
Silver speaks of Redemption. We know all our works are based on and hinge upon the Cross.
Precious Stones represent the Work of the Holy Spirit.
Here is the complete cycle of what our Materials should be.