Polished and sealed natural Pyrite in Magnetite earrings in teardrop shape. Solid sterling silver settings. Each earring measures 1.62 inches long from the top of the ear wire by 0.43 inch wide.
Pyrite is also known as Fool's Gold and Iron Pyrite as it is an iron sulfide. Pyrite comes from a Greek word pyr, a reference to a stone that strikes fire. Pyrite is semi-conductible.
According to Rudolph Steiner, Pyrite improves circulation, the respiration of the skin and larynx. Think of it for bronchitis, laryngitis, pharyngitis, sore throat, trachetitis and tonsilitis. Think throat chakra.
Also alleviates nervous exhaustion.
Pyrite is often recommended for releasing the trauma at the core of stammering.
According to Plato and Pliny, there was a shepherd named Magnes whose shoe nails clung to this mineral because it was so magnetic.
There is a lot of evidence that magnets can alleviate ailments, such as sports injuries, headaches, neck pain, shoulder pain and insomnia.
Magnetite is also recommended to ease dissolution of tumors.
It stimulates the entire endocrine system.
Magnetite metaphysical properties:
Mends gaps in one's aura. Excellent stone to wear or hold for improved meditation.
Magnetite is similar to loadstone.
When Pyrite and Magnetite crystalize in the shared space, the composite mineral is an excellent tool for healers. It is known as Healer's Gold.