Fisherman found giant 34kg pearl worth $100 million - but kept the two-foot long gem under his bed for TEN YEARS as a good luck charm
- The un-named fisherman discovered the giant pearl more than a decade ago inside a massive clam
- The man did not realize the $100 million pearl was so valuable and kept it as a simple good luck charm
- When his wooden shack burned down, the man showed his pearl to a stunned Filipino tourist officer
- Filipino officials hope they will be able to keep the pearl in the region to encourage tourists to visit
1/31/16 10:32 AM CDT.
The Philippines could become the center of a high profile news event in the near future. Possibly within the next 3 to 6 months or within 2016. Always possible it could be later.
The DW rarely shows me something for a minor reason.
So whatever occurs would have to be significant in some manner.