• Japanese Snow Crab Sells For Whopping $46,000 USD

    2 days ago - By Hypebeast

    A snow crab has been auctioned off in Tottori, Japan for a massive 5 million yen on November 7. The nicknamed “five shining star” crustacean (meant to resemble the crab's shape and also quality) was sold for the record-breaking amount, according to Tottori prefecture's fishery promotion division, who organized the auction. The crab was a male, weighing in at 2.7lbs and measuring approximately 5.74 inches wide. The snow crab is one of Japan's most sought-after delicacies, and can only be found in the waters off Tottori prefecture on Japan's main island of Honshu. The sale blew the previous...
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