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Coconut Pearl

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Hi, I have a couple of stone which I found inside a coconut shell. Do you have any description about these stone?

asked Jul 4, 2012 by koerniawan (200 points)

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There is some sort of lengend about pearls found in coconuts, but it seems to be little more than a legend. The scientific conditions present to form pearls or similar calcareous nodules are not present in coconuts. We certainly would be interested to see pictures of these items you found though.

answered Jul 6, 2012 by hershel (44,400 points)
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Hi, the first picture was when I got it a couple years ago. And the second picture I took it a moment ago. alt text

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answered Feb 18, 2013 by koerniawan (200 points)
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Interesting. What do the pearls look like when you remove them from the coconut? What is their texture and hardness like?

answered Feb 22, 2013 by hershel (44,400 points)
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Wow, this seems to be a coconut pearl. They are very rare and are a once-in-a-lifetime thing. But there is very little evidence of them being actual pearls and many scientists conclude they are made of aragonite. This is really amazing with heaps of evidence to investigate these further- you should take them to a scientist.

answered Apr 2, 2013 by adrienne (280 points)
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What will happen to my pearls? They will crushed it, scientist isnt good idea

answered Jun 11, 2013 by koerniawan (200 points)
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Hi Koerniawan, Will you be keen to sell to me your coconut stone. My email is sunkisstango@yahoo.com

I'm sincere and I hope we can be in a discussion soon.

answered Nov 15, 2013 by sunkisstango (140 points)
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Hello, if you are willing to sell me one (or both) of the coconut stones could you please email me at arcticjellycorn@gmail.com ? Thank you! I would love to buy them at any price. If you have already sold them that's okay but if you have sold them already could you please tell me the town/city you went to to get it and/or the store you got it from? Thank you again!

answered Apr 4, 2015 by Kaybeans811 (140 points)

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