Anchor your crystal collection with this iron pyrite specimen. Pyrite is a symbol of the Earth, due to its cubic crystals, and is used as a grounding stone. Iron Pyrite broke the heart of many a gold prospector, hence its common name, Fool's Gold!
It is also said to help focus and clarify ideas, while its historical use has been as protection against harm.
The crystals of pyrite have a subtle sheen that seems to flicker between gold and silver. This stone can look unremarkable at first, but placed by a fireside, lights up with a metallic beauty that accents any decor.