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    Sale 12233

    Fine and Rare Wines from The Avery Family Cellar

    20 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 824

    Tyrrell's, Pinot Noir 1976
    Bin-soiled and slightly damaged label. Level base of neck (1)
    Tyrrell's, Vat 47 Pinot Chardonnay 1980
    Levels: one 2.5 cms and one 3cms (2)
    Tyrrell's, Hunter River Pinot Noir 1981
    Slightly corroded capsule. Level 1cms (1)
    Rouge Homme, Coonawarra Pinot Noir 1983
    Levels 1cms (2)
    Tyrrell's, Hunter River Pinot Noir 1987
    Damaged and stained label. Level 1cms (1)
    Baillieu Myer Elgee Park Cabernet/Merlot 1987
    Bin-soiled label. Level base of neck (1)
    Best's, Great Western Shiraz Bin 0 1987
    Level into neck (1)
    Main Ridge Estate, Cabernet Sauvignon 1988
    Bin-soiled label. Level base of neck (3)
    Merricks Estate, Shiraz 1988
    Levels base of neck (2)
    Moorooduc Estate, Cabernet Sauvignon 1988
    One damaged label. Levels base of neck (3)
    Sutters Creek, Mudgee Chardonnay 1988
    Bin-soiled labels. Levels 2cms or better (3)
    Stonier's, Merricks Cabernet Sauvignon 1988
    Corroded capsule. Bin-soiled label. Level upper-shoulder (1)
    Penfolds, Grange 1989
    Damaged, damp-affected label with remains of origial tissue. Level base of neck (1)
    Wynns, Michael Shiraz 1991
    Bin-soiled and slightly damaged labels. Level base of neck or better (6)
    Penfolds, Grange 1995
    Level into neck (1)
    Lake George, Chardonnay 1996 (1)
    Lake George, Pinot Noir 1997 (1)
    Lake George, Semillon 1997 (1)
    Lake George, Cabernet Sauvignon 1998 (1)
    Lake George, Merlot 1998 (1)
    Lake George, Pinot Noir 1998 (1)
    Avery's of Bristol, Barossa Valley 'Gawler Selection' Believed 1970s
    Damaged and corroded capsules with signs of seepage. Remains of labels. Levels: three top, one mid/upper, two mid-shoulder (6)
    Matawhero, Riesling/Sylvaner 1982
    Damaged labels. Levels three 5cms, one 6cms (4)
    Nobilo, Pinotage 1987
    Bin-soiled label. Level into neck (1)
    Nederburg, Auction Selection Private Bin 109 1991
    Bin-soiled labels. Levels base of neck or better (2)



    48 bottles per lot

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Tyrrell's, Pinot Noir 1976
    Bin-soiled and slightly damaged label. Level base of neck (1)
    Tyrrell's, Vat 47 Pinot Chardonnay 1980
    Levels: one 2.5 cms and one 3cms (2)
    Tyrrell's, Hunter River Pinot Noir 1981
    Slightly corroded capsule. Level 1cms (1)
    Rouge Homme, Coonawarra Pinot Noir 1983
    Levels 1cms (2)
    Tyrrell's, Hunter River Pinot Noir 1987
    Damaged and stained label. Level 1cms (1)
    Baillieu Myer Elgee Park Cabernet/Merlot 1987
    Bin-soiled label. Level base of neck (1)
    Best's, Great Western Shiraz Bin 0 1987
    Level into neck (1)
    Main Ridge Estate, Cabernet Sauvignon 1988
    Bin-soiled label. Level base of neck (3)
    Merricks Estate, Shiraz 1988
    Levels base of neck (2)
    Moorooduc Estate, Cabernet Sauvignon 1988
    One damaged label. Levels base of neck (3)
    Sutters Creek, Mudgee Chardonnay 1988
    Bin-soiled labels. Levels 2cms or better (3)
    Stonier's, Merricks Cabernet Sauvignon 1988
    Corroded capsule. Bin-soiled label. Level upper-shoulder (1)
    Penfolds, Grange 1989
    Damaged, damp-affected label with remains of origial tissue. Level base of neck (1)
    Wynns, Michael Shiraz 1991
    Bin-soiled and slightly damaged labels. Level base of neck or better (6)
    Penfolds, Grange 1995
    Level into neck (1)
    Lake George, Chardonnay 1996 (1)
    Lake George, Pinot Noir 1997 (1)
    Lake George, Semillon 1997 (1)
    Lake George, Cabernet Sauvignon 1998 (1)
    Lake George, Merlot 1998 (1)
    Lake George, Pinot Noir 1998 (1)
    Avery's of Bristol, Barossa Valley 'Gawler Selection' Believed 1970s
    Damaged and corroded capsules with signs of seepage. Remains of labels. Levels: three top, one mid/upper, two mid-shoulder (6)
    Matawhero, Riesling/Sylvaner 1982
    Damaged labels. Levels three 5cms, one 6cms (4)
    Nobilo, Pinotage 1987
    Bin-soiled label. Level into neck (1)
    Nederburg, Auction Selection Private Bin 109 1991
    Bin-soiled labels. Levels base of neck or better (2)



    48 bottles per lot


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