Pricey (and unusual) unclaimed property

California's $6.1 billion haul of unclaimed property includes a sack of diamonds, nearly 20 pounds of gold bars -- and a can of sardines.

Moon landing newspaper

unclaimed property moon newspaper

Items like this original newspaper from the U.S. moon landing and a signed photo of astronaut Neil Armstrong may be "more valuable as heirlooms than they are as cash," Roper said.

Source: California State Controller's Office
- Last updated January 25 2013 02:34 PM ET
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