Faceted Peruvian pyrite ring, bezel set, hand fabricated in brass. Ring band coated for sensitive skin. Comes in two shapes: ova and cube!
Pyrite is a mineral that is an iron sulfide, more commonly known as fool’s gold. It is mostly found in coal mines. Name is derived from Greek: purites, meaning ‘of fire.’
Due to the aberrant nature of minerals, each piece of gem/mineral is unique.
- Handmade in Chicago, IL
From an inspiring earth science lecture on minerals, the jewelry collection Mineralogy began. It only seemed fitting that the name was the definition—the study of minerals—since the design process is centered around that study. Made in Chicago, IL.