Dutch woman finds pearl in oyster

Dutch woman finds pearl in oyster

A woman in the Dutch fishing village of Yerseke has found a pearl in an oyster. The woman bite on something hard while eating oysters on Christmas Eve and found to her surprise a pearl.

The pearl looks like a good luck doll and I plan to make a ring of it, she said. The value of the pearl is unknown.

The woman received the oysters from her neighbor, who works in the oyster industry.

Pearls are found inside a living creature, an oyster. Pearls are the result of a biological process the oyster’s way of protecting itself from foreign substances.

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