Purpurite is a very rare stone that comes from Larimer County, Colorado. Purpurite is deep purple, about as purple as purple can get and helps one to find their own personal strength and power. Purpurite contains magnesium and iron and is actually the same elements that give amethyst is purple color minus the silica which is what makes quartz and many other gemstones hard. This may be some of the only Purpurite ever collected from this locality as there was a fire and the area burned. The road has since been closed and the area is inaccessible. This is the finest Purpurite in the world and is in extremely limited quantity. We sourced this Purpurite directly from the source! You will receive one intuitively selected piece per purchase.