Rare pearl found inside seafood stew worth over $10K
Few things are worse than biting into something rock hard when you're enjoying a nice meal.
Any number of nightmarish items have made their way onto restaurant plates. In 2012, a teenager bit into a severed finger in his Arby's sandwich -- and last year, a New York man sliced into a rat baked into his birthday cake.
Needless to say, when Mike Serino chomped down on something that felt like a rock in a bowl of stew six years ago, he probably didn't think it was going to end well.
After seeing a news story about a similar find being valuable, Serino dug up the stone, learning that the rock is really a six-carat rare lavender pearl worth about $15,000. The ring was authenticated and is set to hit the auction block at Kaminski's next month.
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