Southern Pearl


Southern pearl
A pearl found inside shall shells from
the southern seas. It is known for its
creamy luster.

Other Uses

Resale Price: 1,000~1,002 gil

Synthesis Recipes


Used in Recipes

Desynthesis Recipes


Obtained from Desynthesis

  • None

How to Obtain

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Can be obtained as a random reward from the Gobbie Mystery Box Special Dial and similar sources.

Dropped From

Name Level Zone
Sea Hog (NM) 62 Sea Serpent Grotto


NM Name Level Cap Zone
Groot Slang 75 Pashhow Marshlands (S)
Gummy Guillaume 75 Rolanberry Fields (S)
Goldcap 99 Crawlers' Nest (S)

Historical Background

The Southern Pearl appears to be based on the South Sea Pearl, which are among the most expensive pearls due to their size and rarity. The South Sea Pearl is produced by the white-lip oyster (also called the South Sea pearl oyster), Pinctada maxima, which is native to the southern Pacific Ocean. This species is relatively hard to find and is not as abundant as the oysters used to produce standard pearls or black pearls, being found only in the seafloor of the open seas (as opposed to being found in bays or lagoons, shallower locations, like other pearl oysters). It is valued because it produces pearls larger than any other species of oyster. The South Sea pearl can vary in color (white, cream, pink, or golden yellow), but will always be iridescent.