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    Sale 12233

    Fine and Rare Wines from The Avery Family Cellar

    20 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 278

    La Grand Chablis, Chablis Valmur 1929
    Berry Bros. & Rudd bottled. Embossed metal capsules. Very badly bin-soiled, remains of labels. Levels: one 4cms, one 3.5cms (2)
    Château de Puligny-Montrachet, Montrachet 1934
    Embossed metal capsule. Very badly bin-soiled, damaged label. Golden colour. Level: 4.5cms (1)
    Collection Quancard, Meursault, 1947
    Plain metal capsule. Bin-soiled label. Level: 4cms (1)
    Averys of Bristol, Corton-Charlemagne 1949
    French-bottled. No capsule. Very badly bin-soiled, damaged label. Dark colour. Level: 7cms (1)
    Louis Latour, Bienvenues-Bâtard-Montrachet 1955
    Embossed metal capsule. corroded. Bin-soiled label, damaged. Level: 5cms (1)
    Averys of Bristol, Puligny-Montrachet, Clos de la Pucelle 1955
    Domaine-bottled. Corroded, damaged capsule. Very badly bin-soiled, damaged label. Level: 5.5cms (1)
    L. Poirier, Bâtard-Montrachet 1957
    Corroded capsule. Bin-soiled label. Good colour. Level: 5cms (1)
    Averys of Bristol, Meursault Perrières 1957
    English-bottled. Embossed metal capsules, two with signs of seepage. Very badly bin-soiled, damaged labels. Levels: one 4cms, one 5cms, two 7cms (4)
    Louis Latour, Bienvenues-Bâtard-Montrachet 1958
    Domaine-bottled. Embossed metal capsules. corroded. Remains of labels. Levels: one 5cms, one 6.5cms (2)
    Averys of Bristol, Bâtard-Montrachet 1961
    Domaine-bottled. One embossed metal capsule. corroded, two capsules missing, with signs of seepage. Two bin-soiled labels, two badly bin-soiled. Dark colour. Levels: one 4cms, one 6cms, one 7cms (3)
    Bonneau du Martray, Corton-Charlemagne 1970
    Domaine-bottled. Plain metal capsule. Very badly bin-soiled, damaged label. Level: 2cms (1)
    Remoissenet, Le Montrachet 1970
    Remoissenet/Baron Thénard. Corroded capsules, one gold, one white. Badly bin-soiled, damaged labels. Levels: one 2.5cms, one 4.5cms (2)
    Avery's of Bristol, Montrachet 1970
    French-bottled, Baron Thénard, Embossed metal capsule. Bin-soiled, damaged label. Level: 2cms (1)
    Averys of Bristol, Meursault Genevrières 1971
    English-bottled. Embossed metal capsule. Bin-soiled, damaged label. Level: 2cms (1)
    Remoissenet, Bâtard-Montrachet 1972
    Embossed metal capsule. Badly bin-soiled, reattached label. Level: 2.5cms (1)

    23 bottles per lot

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    La Grand Chablis, Chablis Valmur 1929
    Berry Bros. & Rudd bottled. Embossed metal capsules. Very badly bin-soiled, remains of labels. Levels: one 4cms, one 3.5cms (2)
    Château de Puligny-Montrachet, Montrachet 1934
    Embossed metal capsule. Very badly bin-soiled, damaged label. Golden colour. Level: 4.5cms (1)
    Collection Quancard, Meursault, 1947
    Plain metal capsule. Bin-soiled label. Level: 4cms (1)
    Averys of Bristol, Corton-Charlemagne 1949
    French-bottled. No capsule. Very badly bin-soiled, damaged label. Dark colour. Level: 7cms (1)
    Louis Latour, Bienvenues-Bâtard-Montrachet 1955
    Embossed metal capsule. corroded. Bin-soiled label, damaged. Level: 5cms (1)
    Averys of Bristol, Puligny-Montrachet, Clos de la Pucelle 1955
    Domaine-bottled. Corroded, damaged capsule. Very badly bin-soiled, damaged label. Level: 5.5cms (1)
    L. Poirier, Bâtard-Montrachet 1957
    Corroded capsule. Bin-soiled label. Good colour. Level: 5cms (1)
    Averys of Bristol, Meursault Perrières 1957
    English-bottled. Embossed metal capsules, two with signs of seepage. Very badly bin-soiled, damaged labels. Levels: one 4cms, one 5cms, two 7cms (4)
    Louis Latour, Bienvenues-Bâtard-Montrachet 1958
    Domaine-bottled. Embossed metal capsules. corroded. Remains of labels. Levels: one 5cms, one 6.5cms (2)
    Averys of Bristol, Bâtard-Montrachet 1961
    Domaine-bottled. One embossed metal capsule. corroded, two capsules missing, with signs of seepage. Two bin-soiled labels, two badly bin-soiled. Dark colour. Levels: one 4cms, one 6cms, one 7cms (3)
    Bonneau du Martray, Corton-Charlemagne 1970
    Domaine-bottled. Plain metal capsule. Very badly bin-soiled, damaged label. Level: 2cms (1)
    Remoissenet, Le Montrachet 1970
    Remoissenet/Baron Thénard. Corroded capsules, one gold, one white. Badly bin-soiled, damaged labels. Levels: one 2.5cms, one 4.5cms (2)
    Avery's of Bristol, Montrachet 1970
    French-bottled, Baron Thénard, Embossed metal capsule. Bin-soiled, damaged label. Level: 2cms (1)
    Averys of Bristol, Meursault Genevrières 1971
    English-bottled. Embossed metal capsule. Bin-soiled, damaged label. Level: 2cms (1)
    Remoissenet, Bâtard-Montrachet 1972
    Embossed metal capsule. Badly bin-soiled, reattached label. Level: 2.5cms (1)

    23 bottles per lot


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