Pyrite Sphere | Peru
Stunning Pyrite Spheres with High Lustre and Sparkling Druzy Caves. Striking a fire in our hearts, filled with steely determination!
Ethically sourced, Direct from Peru
OL 48.9mm diameter
KD 50.0mm diameter
SP 48.0mm diameter
ZB 48.5mm diameter
What is Pyrite?
Physical and Optical Properties-
Pyrite, an Iron Sulphide, Hardness 6 to 6.5, cubic crystal system, bright metallic lustre, conchoidal fracture.
The name Pyrite means "stone which strikes fire", and this mineral certainly strikes fire in many peoples hearts. This beautiful mineral is so reflective that in ancient cultures large examples were used as mirrors, it is easy to see why so many people get confused with this glittering crystal and gold. Pyrite is not only lustrous to behold, it also naturally forms in a cubic formation, which makes this one of natures most interesting minerals.
The main Pyrite deposits are found in Peru, Spain, Japan, Australia, South Africa, Norway, Russia, Greece, Sweden, and the Czech Republic.
How can Pyrite help me?
Healing Properties -
Pyrite stimulates the Third Eye, or Solar Plexus Chakra, it is a powerful Earth stone that shields and protects against all forms of negative energy and vibrations on both a mental and physcial level.
This wonderful crystal helps keep us pure, as well as pushing us forward, with its keen ties to will power and truth. This keeps us on a right and just path through our lives with the determination to do whats required.
Pyrite is well known for its healing properties and its effect on reducing environmental pollutants in your body. This as a natural consequence helps with your immune system and respiratory and lung health which helps stimulate a healthy blood flow throughout your body.