Tigers Eye is a brown member of the Quartz family of crystals. It is a chatoyant stone, that is usually formed in metamorphic rock. The growth of Quartz and altered amphibole fibres give Tiger's Eye its unique coloring. Tiger's Eye also goes by Tiger Eye. It also forms in a blue color, called Hawks Eye.
These earrings have a great amount of character with the slight faceting design on the top of the hoop to the spherical Tigers Eye polished stone suspended along the hoop. They are made of nickel-free sterling silver which means that they are ideal for everyday wear as they won't irritate ears.
Tigers Eye is thought to be a protective stone that was carried as a talisman against ill wishes and curses. Tiger's Eye is thought to help ground a person, and teach them not to take advantage of positions of power. It is also believed to help with issues of self-worth, recognizing your faults and strengths, and collecting scattered thoughts.
Sterling silver is the brightest of all precious metals being known for its bright luster. It is also known for being very durable which makes it popular in jewelry as it will withstand the test of time.
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