Abalone pearl a little smaller than a golf ball.
by Raleigh Chaix
(Rohnert Park Ca.)
Large Abalone Pearl
About five years ago diving off of the Sonoma County coast I got an abalone pearl that had a cracked shell. When I popped the abalone out of the shell I checked the guts and found a pearl just a little smaller than a golf ball. Very beautiful colors and great size.