Pietersite was discovered in Africa in 1962 by Sid Pieters. It is a stone with swirling blue, gold, or red color bands naturally cemented with quartz. Pietersite was revealed by Sid Pieter’s during 1962 while he was looking farmland in Namibia, Africa. After his finding, he registered his findings in the mineral records of Britain. In fact, his entire discovery wasn’t published since 1964. The material was to be known as “Pietersite”. There has been some uncertainty on this stone as it is often referred the “Tempest Stone”, “Eagle’s Eye”, and said to really a combination of gold tiger’s eye and blue quartz, which has existed in the earth.