Creativity | Prosperity | Protection
Pyrite is a iron sulfide mineral that can be found in a variety of geological formations all around the world. With it's stunning gold-like metallic luster, this stone was often called "Fools Gold" because it so closely resembles gold. Pyrite got its name from the Greek word pyr meaning "fire". This stunning gemstone, if struck against metal or a hard material, can emit sparks. Pyrite is said to not only bring prosperity and wealth to its wearer but also tap into one’s creative potential by stimulating the flow of ideas.