Chalcopyrite (Peacock Ore) Raw Pieces
Chalcopyrite is also known as Peacock Ore because of its lovely iridescent green, blue, pink, purple, and gold colors that resemble the feathers of a peacock. The colors of Chalcopyrite come from the oxidation of copper and iron in the crystal.
It’s a common mineral that can be found in most sulfide deposits. This is why Chalcopyrite’s abundance makes it the most significant source of copper ore. The name Chalcopyrite is from the Greek words khalkosor chalkos, which means copper and pyrite, and also strike fire.
Chalcopyrite is an uplifting stone, it grounds nervous energy which allows the body and mind to let go of stress and become calm. It can be used to enhance our perception and to awaken inner sight. Chalcopyrite removes energy blockages, cleansing, activating and aligning the chakras and energy bodies at the same time. It is an excellent aid to increase self esteem, banish fears and doubts and soothe the emotions.
~Size: $25 pieces are approximately 3.5" x 2.5" x 1" and 0.5lbs
$45 pieces are approximately 4.5" x 3.25" x 1.75" and 1.5lbs
*may vary from image