Extra large oval shaped semi precious gemstone chatoyant Arizona Pietersite or Arizona Tiger-eye collector designer cabochon 82 mm (3.25 inches) by 51 mm (2 inches) and 7 mm thick.
This stone cabochon is stunning. It is backed with a thin layer a black agate for stability.
This stone material is known as "Arizona Pietersite" because of its superb chatoyant cat's eye effect. It has also been called Arizona Tigereye. Cabochons cut from this material seem to glow with their own internal light.
This cabochon material is not the same as the original Pietersite found in Africa, or the different material also known as Pietersite found in China.
This gemstone material is actually Serpentine and comes in several varieties-from gold to root beer to silver flash, and from green to brown Serpentine.
Metaphysical Properties: Serpentine is said to sooth emotions and helps one overcome fear of change and to look to the future with anticipation. Chrysotile is used to support honesty and integrity.