Lots 358-391: An outstanding collection of Yquem spanning two centuries, including a large offering of 19th Century bottles and some rare large formats of Bordeaux.
December 17, 05:34 PM GMT
4,000 - 5,000 GBP
Château d'Yquem 1888
Sauternes, 1er Grand Cru Classé
u. hs, label soiled and slightly peeling at bottom left corner, capsule slightly wrinkled and slightly nicked at top, hand-blown bottle of era, new label, capsule and cork, cork states recorked in 1988, dark and crystalline sediments
1 bt (cn)
AN OUTSTANDING COLLECTION OF YQUEM SPANNING TWO CENTURIES, INCLUDING A LARGE OFFERING OF 19TH CENTURY BOTTLES AND SOME RARE LARGE FORMATS OF BORDEAUX. WITH PERFECT PROVENANCE AND CELLARAGE, EACH BOTTLE WAS CAREFULLY INSPECTED BY A TEAM OF SOTHEBY'S EXPERTS. THE SELECTION FROM 1856 YQUEM TO 1947 PICHON LALANDE HAS A PLETHORA OF RARITIES.
LYING IN OCTAVIAN, WILTSHIRE Offered In Bond, available Duty Paid
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