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    Sale 12233

    Fine and Rare Wines from The Avery Family Cellar

    20 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 629

    Château Calon-Ségur 1953
    Corroded and damaged embossed Château capsule. Bin-soiled and damaged label. Level just below top-shoulder magnum (1)
    Château Cantemerle 1953
    Corroded and damaged embossed Château capsule with signs of seepage. Bin-soiled label. Level mid/upper-shoulder magnum (1)
    Clos du Clocher 1961
    Slightly damaged embossed Château capsule. Slighlty bin-soiled label. Level top-shoulder magnum (1)
    Believed Château Léoville-Las Cases Believed 1920s
    Remains of capsule. No label. Level upper-shoulder magnum (1)
    Domaine de Chevalier Believed 1948
    Corroded embossed Château capsule. Handwritten slip-label only. Level mid/low-shoulder magnum (1)
    Remoissenet, Clos Vougeot 1949
    French-bottled. Embossed capsule. Level 2cms magnum (1)
    Hospices de Beaune, Beaune 1er Cru, Cuvée Guigone de Salins 1953
    French-bottled by Averys of Bristol. Embossed capsule. Bin-soiled label. Level 3.5cms magnum (1)
    Hospices de Beaune, Beaune 1er Cru, Clos des Avaux 1959
    English-bottled by Averys of Bristol. Corroded and damaged capsule. Very badly bin-soiled label. Level 10 cms magnum (1)
    Pierre Ponnelle, Chambertin 1961
    French-bottled. Embossed capsule. Very badly bin-soiled and damaged label. Level 3.5cms (1)
    Believed Averys of Bristol Chambolle-Musigny Amoureuses 1952
    Believed English-bottled. No capsules with damaged corks. No labels. Levels: one 4cms, three 5 cms, one 6cms and one 7cms half (6)
    Averys of Bristol, Chablis les Clos 1946
    English-bottled. Remains of corroded capsule only with signs of seepage. Very badly bin-soiled label. Level 7cms magnum (1)
    Averys of Bristol, Chevalier de Montfort 1973
    French-bottled. Embossed capsules. Typed labels only. Levels: one 2cms, one 2.5cms magnums (2)



    11 magnums, 1 bottle and 6 half bottles per lot

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    Château Calon-Ségur 1953
    Corroded and damaged embossed Château capsule. Bin-soiled and damaged label. Level just below top-shoulder magnum (1)
    Château Cantemerle 1953
    Corroded and damaged embossed Château capsule with signs of seepage. Bin-soiled label. Level mid/upper-shoulder magnum (1)
    Clos du Clocher 1961
    Slightly damaged embossed Château capsule. Slighlty bin-soiled label. Level top-shoulder magnum (1)
    Believed Château Léoville-Las Cases Believed 1920s
    Remains of capsule. No label. Level upper-shoulder magnum (1)
    Domaine de Chevalier Believed 1948
    Corroded embossed Château capsule. Handwritten slip-label only. Level mid/low-shoulder magnum (1)
    Remoissenet, Clos Vougeot 1949
    French-bottled. Embossed capsule. Level 2cms magnum (1)
    Hospices de Beaune, Beaune 1er Cru, Cuvée Guigone de Salins 1953
    French-bottled by Averys of Bristol. Embossed capsule. Bin-soiled label. Level 3.5cms magnum (1)
    Hospices de Beaune, Beaune 1er Cru, Clos des Avaux 1959
    English-bottled by Averys of Bristol. Corroded and damaged capsule. Very badly bin-soiled label. Level 10 cms magnum (1)
    Pierre Ponnelle, Chambertin 1961
    French-bottled. Embossed capsule. Very badly bin-soiled and damaged label. Level 3.5cms (1)
    Believed Averys of Bristol Chambolle-Musigny Amoureuses 1952
    Believed English-bottled. No capsules with damaged corks. No labels. Levels: one 4cms, three 5 cms, one 6cms and one 7cms half (6)
    Averys of Bristol, Chablis les Clos 1946
    English-bottled. Remains of corroded capsule only with signs of seepage. Very badly bin-soiled label. Level 7cms magnum (1)
    Averys of Bristol, Chevalier de Montfort 1973
    French-bottled. Embossed capsules. Typed labels only. Levels: one 2cms, one 2.5cms magnums (2)



    11 magnums, 1 bottle and 6 half bottles per lot


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