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Pyrite: The Important and Winsome Gemstone
The most common kind of sulphide minerals is this noteworthy Pyrite. This kind of mineral can also be called in the term “Iron Pyrite”. Its name was derived from the Greek terms “pry” which means fire or pyrite lithos that means “stone which strikes fire”
Back in the Ancient Roman times, Pyrite was used to several types of stone that would create sparks when struck against steel. Pliny the Elder described these semiprecious stones as brassy. Ancient people also used this gemstone as a mirror.
By the time of Georgius Agricola’s time, the name Pyrite had become generic word for all kinds of suplhide minerals.
It’s nickname “Fool’s Gold” was made due to it being mistaken for an authentic Gold. It can easily be mistaken for a Gold, but once a person inspects and look close into it, it looks nothing like gold.
The semiprecious stone which is an iron sulfide with the formula of FeS2. It comes with a metallic luster and a pale to normal, brass yellow hue. Hence the latter getting the nickname, Fool’s Gold. This gemstone can be a great resemblance to a gold.
Pyrite is commonly related with other sulphides or oxides such as in quartz vein, sedimentary rock, and metamorphic rock as well as in coal beds, and as a replacement mineral in fossils.
This gemstone emerges with a hardness that scales between 6 to 6.5 millimeters.
The Winning Healing Capabilities of Pyrite
Pyrite sure has all the unique characteristics that people will absolutely adore. Here are some of this gemstone’s great healing powers:
There are definitely plenty of untapped potential from this gemstone that are just waiting to be discovered.
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