Tiger's eye is a natural stone, which is a kind of translucent quartz. It has a brown tint with gold stripes. Such inclusions are provided by iron oxide, which is present in the mineral. Thanks to this stone looks like a tiger's eye. The mineral was discovered by the Sumerians. They also called it the tiger eye. The Sumerians used it to encrust the statues of the gods. Such statues were discovered by archaeologists. Later, the statues of gods with these stones in the eye sockets were found in India, Tibet and Ceylon. Even then people realized that tiger's eye has magical properties, and healing properties.