Tigereye


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Tigereye

 

(or tiger’s-eye), a mineral, a brownish yellow variety of quartz that is pseudomorphous after crocidolite. Tigereye is used as a gemstone.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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