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    Sale 12233

    Fine and Rare Wines from The Avery Family Cellar

    20 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 399

    Château Batailley 1961
    English-bottled. Bin-soiled and damaged labels. Levels: one upper-shoulder, one mid-shoulder (2)
    Château Cantemerle 1961
    Château-bottled. Corroded capsules. Four bin-soiled labels. Remains of purple tissues. One no label. Levels: two mid/low-shoulder, three low-shoulder (5)
    Château Ducru-Beaucaillou
    1971
    Bin-soiled and damp-affected labels. Levels: four base of neck, two top-shoulder (6)
    1973
    In original wooden cases, damaged lids. Bin-soiled labels. Levels: base of neck double-magnum (2)
    Château Menaudat, Cotes de Blaye 1975
    Averys of Bristol bottled. Corroded capsules. Bin-soiled labels, three damaged and one stained. Levels: one top-shoulder, one upper-shoulder, two mid/upper-shoulder, one mid-shoulder, one low-shoulder (6)

    19 bottles and 2 double-magnums per lot

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Château Batailley 1961
    English-bottled. Bin-soiled and damaged labels. Levels: one upper-shoulder, one mid-shoulder (2)
    Château Cantemerle 1961
    Château-bottled. Corroded capsules. Four bin-soiled labels. Remains of purple tissues. One no label. Levels: two mid/low-shoulder, three low-shoulder (5)
    Château Ducru-Beaucaillou
    1971
    Bin-soiled and damp-affected labels. Levels: four base of neck, two top-shoulder (6)
    1973
    In original wooden cases, damaged lids. Bin-soiled labels. Levels: base of neck double-magnum (2)
    Château Menaudat, Cotes de Blaye 1975
    Averys of Bristol bottled. Corroded capsules. Bin-soiled labels, three damaged and one stained. Levels: one top-shoulder, one upper-shoulder, two mid/upper-shoulder, one mid-shoulder, one low-shoulder (6)

    19 bottles and 2 double-magnums per lot


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