However, because these stones are primarily pyrite, they also possess powerful protective and manifestation energies. They are incredibly highly vibrational and so beautiful to behold, we are sure you will love them as much as we do. This is a massive stone with so much power and presence. It is one of our favorites in terms of its formation, which is very elegant and looks like a work of art in the mid-century style. The front of the stone is nearly entirely exposed pyrite and very reflective.
As with many of these stones, this piece portrays a beautiful contrast of surfaces from the natural matte black back, to the glossy black edges in front and the reflective silver in the center. Approx 3.75" t x 2.75" w x 1.25 d. Pyrite shaman's stone (aka seer's stone / shaman's gold).
Being a new find (2020), these stones may go by different names, but we prefer to call them pyrite shaman's stones. They were found along the cauca river, near the town of cali, colombia.
The stones are composed of a pyrite core that has been covered in accumulated river concretions, creating a hard black mineral "shell" around the pyrite. Because they are a new find, their energetic properties are still being discovered, but what we can say from our first interactions with these stones is that they seem to have some energetic similaritiesto the western moqui stones, prized by native americans in the american southwest for their highly vibrational energies and emotional balancing capabilities. However, as these stones are composed primarily of pyrite, they also possess many of the powerful characteristics of that mineral as well. Pyrite is one of the most powerful protectors, drawing energy from the earth into the physical and auric bodies to create a powerful protective shield.
Because these stones were essentially carved and caressed by the river for millions of years, they possess some of that powerful river energy as well. Pyrite carries with it a profound energy that aids the user in seeing what is true. While pyrite has historically had divination properties (for scrying into its reflective surface), we tend to feel they earn the title as "seer's stones" because of their ability to peel the veil of illusion in our perception of things. This item is made of pyrite and river concretions.