Pyrite and quartz with galena crystals unique dramatic piece
Pyrite, or Iron pyrite is the most common metallic mineral, it has often been mistaken for gold hence its common name “fools gold”. The name comes from the Greek word for fire. Said to be the stone of intellect and creativity.
Quartz is the second most abundant mineral on earth, it is also one of the most widely collected because of the great variety of specimens available. It follows that there are also a great number of beliefs associated with this crystal.