Australian Tiger Iron Stone Decorator Polished Egg
This pretty Tiger Iron semiprecious stone egg is hand cut and 50 mm or 2 inches tall.
Beautiful brown jasper with some yellow tiger-eye and metallic Hematite rivers, this is Tiger Iron from Australia.
This darker Tiger Iron egg does not have a high gloss finish, nor does it have a lot of chatoyancy.
Tiger Iron is a great example of a metamorphosed gemstone: More than 2 billion years ago, deposits of these three materials were slowly mashed together as tectonic plates shifted. The tremendous pressures on the original crystals resulted in the intricate, banded designs of tiger iron.
Metaphysical Properties of Tiger Ion: Tiger Iron is said to help with creative endeavors and all types of artistic abilities. Tiger Iron is a stone of strength, stamina, and courage.