Square Tiger Eye Silver Earrings
These earrings are 16mm (.62") square and the wires are 3/4" long
These stones both look like the stone with the lines. We were unable to get the light to show the lines on both stones at the same time.
Tiger's Eye is a durable quartz composite with the usual quartz hardness of 7. It begins as the fibrous blue mineral called crocidolite, which is comprised of iron & sodium. Most of us known crocidolite as asbestos. The transformation begins when quartz becomes imbedded between the fibers of crocidolite. This process will result in one of two gemstones. A blue stone called Hawk's Eye or the golden brown stone called Tiger's Eye. These earrings are 16mm (.62") square and the wires are 3/4" long