IRON PYRITE (FOOLS GOLD)
100% Genuine Iron Pyrite from Peru. Size ranges from 25-50 mm (0.75-2.00") wide/long. The name is derived from the Greek word ‘pyr’or ‘pyros’, which means fire. Iron pyrite can create sparks when it’s struck against stone or metal. Pyrite is an iron sulfide mineral with a metallic luster. Pyrite has earnt the nickname Fools Gold, thanks to its visually striking similar brassy appearance to the precious metal. It comes from the cubic crystal system and has an opaque transparency and a brittle texture.
Note: Please allow for some natural variation in size, shape and color. This listing is for one (1) piece.
Iron Pyrite - Mental Stability, Creativity, Optimism, Protection. This stone is an earth stone rich in iron sulfide. Pyrite helps promote positive thinking and encourages you to overcome feelings of inadequacy. This stone helps alleviate tiredness and fatigue. It shields and protects against all forms of negative vibrations and/or energy.