Pyrites (fl. 1981) was a wizard and a servant of Lord Voldemort at around the time of the First Wizarding War. He was a dandy wizard who often wore white silk gloves, which would sometimes be stained with blood.[2]

Etymology

Pyrites is named after the mineral, which is more commonly known as fool's gold.[2]

Behind the scenes

Appearances

Notes and references

  1. The Death Eaters were known for their hatred of Muggle-borns and Muggles.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Opening Chapters of Philosopher's Stone" on J. K. Rowling's official site - archived here
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