Tiger's Eye was prized by the Romans as a stone of courage and strength and legionaries frequently wore it into battle. Associated with the sun and the element of fire, it was believed to strengthen the sick. Tiger's Eye is also a traditional prosperity stone used in money spells, likely because if its flashes of gold.
This fine, near-square cabochon wrapped in brass wire measures 26x30x10mm. It is a rich brown and dark amber color with large gold veins. A fantastic piece!