This is a gorgeous piece of Tiger's Eye which has been shaped into a stylized fishhook so can be worn as pendant or necklace.
TIGER EYE is a silicon dioxide mineral with a hexagonal crystal system and a hardness of 7. It has shimmering bands of yellow-brown to golden color. It is found in South Africa, India, Australia and the USA.
The following information is courtesy of "The Pocket Book of Stones" which we also sell HERE
Tiger Eye is a solar stone of vitality, practicality and physical action. It stimulates the root chakra and solar plexus, assisting one in taking effective actions and remaining grounded, calm and centered.
Tiger Eye is a stone of mental clarity. It activates and whets the intellect, sharpening the sword of logic. It also opens the mind to embracing paradox.
Tiger Eye energizes the body to accomplish the imperatives of the will. It can lend one the strength to overcome fatigue or discouragement. It activates and aligns the lower chakras so one’s actions draw upon the full spectrum of primal strength, creativity and enlightened intention.
As a stone of balance, Tiger Eye allows one to find the harmonious center between all types of polarities. It helps one see both sides in disagreements. Those going through difficult negotiations are encouraged to bring along a Tiger Eye.
One’s own ability and willingness to find common ground with the other will often inspire a similar response.
"This information is for research purposes only and should not be construed as medical recommendations for any disease or symptom. It is not intended to provide medical advice. Consult a licensed healthcare professional for treatment."