Red Tiger's Eye Polished Rock
Lovely flashy red Tiger's Eye or Tigereye from Africa. This polished rock is an endcut-sliced and polished on one face.
This polished Red Tigereye is 4.75 inches long by 2.25 wide and 1 inch at its thickest. It does stand on its own.
Tiger's Eye is a quartz usually with rich yellow and brown stripes, but can be red or blue. This piece is has actually been heated treated to make it red.
It contains oriented fibers of crocidolite that have been replaced by silica. The fibers are twisted or crumpled instead of straight, reminiscent of sand and sunlight. Tigereye is also vitreous (hard, unbendable and glasslike).
With its strong chatoyance, the gemstone gets its name from its resemblance to the eye of a tiger.
Metaphysical properties: Tiger's Eye is said to enhance integrity, willpower, practicality and correct use of power. It is a stone that brings good luck, and brings prosperity, often in the form of money. Tiger's eye is also a very protective stone, and is especially protective during travel.
U.S. Shipping terms: Cabochons, rough rock poundage and all orders over $50 are shipped for FREE in the U.S. On all others I offer First Class or Priority Mail and charge actual USPS shipping. Overnight shipping might be available but you need to call me to request it.
International Shipping terms: We offer Priority Mail or First Class (up to 4 pounds) which is the cheapest but is NOT tracked and can take 2-8 weeks for delivery. Customs, duties, taxes, etc. are the responsibility of the buyer.
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Please note: Items are One of A Kind, due to the natural stone material there may be some small natural flaws. Major flaws will be listed. You will always receive the item pictured unless otherwise noted! Any questions??-please contact me.