Authentic Pilot Mountain Turquoise, which most people consider to be the turquoise from Troy Springs Turquoise and the Montezuma Turquoise claims, both of which are located in western Nevada.
This turquoise mine was originally a copper mine until they discovered the mine contained AAA quality turquoise, which was more abundant than the copper. So the claim was switch from copper to turquoise.
The turquoise from Pilot Mountain has spidery veins. The veins are composed of Manganese. The turquoise is harder than most, which is highly desirable, and polishes beautifully. The variety of colors and webbing make this mine's turquoise very identifiable. This turquoise looks like the Royston Turquoise.
Turquoise Stone meaning:
There is a lot to be understood about Turquoise meaning if you are familiar with the zodiac signs as it is a combination of Cancer and Pisces energies and specifically enhances those born during the last ten days of the sign of Cancer. Excellent stone to wear during hypnosis.
Turquoise and silver often appear to a shaman or seer to be aware of a message to follow.
Turquoise Stone benefits:
Wearing Turquoise encourages confidence to follow one's heart with conviction. Consequently, the owner lives a life of honor.
If you need a more orderly or methodical lifestyle, keep your turquoise jewelry out on display.
Wear your real Turquoise necklace pendant to business meeting to insure that you are treated with respect and that a fair deal is struck. Also, turquoise stone is great to wear when choosing stocks or any kind of investment transaction.
Keep your turquoise jewelry near your bedside so that passion combines with love.
Turquoise healing properties:
Ancient Egyptians incorporated real Turquoise into the saddles for horses and camels to give them strength and fortitude.
Wearing real Turquoise jewelry and imbibing turquoise elixir is advised for humans to strengthen both the structural body and the immune system. Perhaps this is because the body is better able to assimilate what's needed from one's diet. Turquoise elixir is often administered to those with anorexia.
Real Turquoise jewelry stimulates tissue regeneration so wear your turquoise pendant following surgery, especially plastic surgery. This may be because real turquoise (as opposed to dyed Howlite) gets blood flowing into muscle tissue.
Pilot Mountain Mine Turquoise pendant measures 1.6 inches long by 0.95 inch wide.