Pyrite Extra Quality Chips
Gold and pyrite both have a brilliant metallic luster but are different tones of yellow. Gold is golden to silvery yellow, whereas pyrite is a pale to medium brassy yellow that sometimes tarnishes. Our pyrite pieces are of the highest quality, we make sure every batch is inspected to make sure you receive Extra quality stones.
The name pyrite comes from the Greek word pyr meaning flame, since pyrite emits sparks when it’s struck by steel. Even during the prehistoric times pyrite has been used to start fires.
These pyrite stones are a perfect addition for any crystal healing lover. They contain strong healing properties that promote good physical health and emotional well-being.
Golden pyrite, also known as fools gold, it resembles gold while pyrite has a brass-yellow color and metallic luster similar to gold, though pyrite is brittle and will break easier compared to real gold. In medieval times, pyrite was even used in flint locks for the first firearms, later to be replaced by the harder flint.