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Date of the auction: 07.06.2019

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Petrus 1988

Petrus 1988 Pomerol, cru exceptionnel Slightly worn capsule, bin-soiled and creased label Level base of neck 1 double magnum per lot

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$14,000

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Petrus 1988

Petrus 1988 Pomerol, cru exceptionnel Slightly worn capsule, bin-soiled and creased label Level base of neck 1 double magnum per lot

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$14,000

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Petrus 1988

Petrus 1988 Pomerol, cru exceptionnel Slightly worn capsule, bin-soiled and creased label Level base of neck 1 double magnum per lot

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$14,000

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Lafite-Rothschild 1961

LAFITE The name Lafite comes from the Gascon language term "la hite", which means "hillock". The estate is situated at the northern end of Pauillac, close to Cos d'Estournel which is just over the border in St.-Estephe. The vineyard consists of three major areas: the hillsides around the Château

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$7,500 - US$11,000

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Lafite-Rothschild 1982

Château Lafite-Rothschild 1982 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Worn, wrinkled, and hand-applied capsule, slightly bin-soiled and damaged label Level very top shoulder Tasting Note: This is a denser version of the 1990 that stylistically reminds me of what the young 1959 probably tasted like. Still backward

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$14,000

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Lafite-Rothschild 1985

Château Lafite-Rothschild 1985 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Missing label, capsule cut by specialist to reveal branded cork, believed 1985 from bin with other 1985 vintages 1 magnum per lot

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,400

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Louis Roederer, Cristal Rosé 1985

Louis Roederer, Cristal Rosé 1985 Reims Slightly bin-soiled label, in original plastic wrapping In individual damp-affected original wooden case 1 magnum per lot

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,500

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Taittinger, Comtes de Champagne Rosé 1986

Taittinger, Comtes de Champagne Rosé 1986 Reims Slightly bin-soiled labels Levels two into foil, two 0.5cm below foil, and two 2cm below foil 6 magnums per lot

Lot #: 31

Estimate: US$2,400 - US$3,000

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Lafite-Rothschild 1949

Château Lafite-Rothschild 1949 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Oxidized capsule, bin-soiled and slightly damaged label Level mid-shoulder 1 magnum per lot

Lot #: 35

Estimate: US$3,500 - US$5,000

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Lafite-Rothschild 1961

Château Lafite-Rothschild 1961 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Corroded and damaged capsules, bin-soiled and damaged labels Levels one top shoulder and one mid-upper shoulder Tasting Note: The 1961 Lafite-Rothschild was opened at the last minute in response to an impassioned speech I made about the joys of

Lot #: 37

Estimate: US$1,400 - US$1,800

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Latour 1961

Château Latour 1961 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Corroded and damaged capsules, badly bin-soiled and damaged labels Levels one mid shoulder and one mid-low shoulder Tasting Note: Port-like, with an unctuous texture, and a dark garnet color with considerable amber at the edge, the 1961 Latour possesses a

Lot #: 41

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Latour Pauillac, 1er cru classé 1966 One badly corroded and one...

Château Latour Pauillac, 1er cru classé 1966 One badly corroded and one damaged capsule, bin-soiled labels, one stained Levels one mid shoulder and two low shoulder (3) 1972 Damaged capsules, badly bin-soiled and damaged labels Levels top shoulder (2) 1979 Bin-soiled label Level top shoulder (1

Lot #: 43

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$2,800

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Mouton-Rothschild Believed 1939

Château Mouton-Rothschild Believed 1939 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Oxidized capsule, cut to reveal branded cork, missing label, believed 1939 Level mid-low shoulder 1 magnum per lot

Lot #: 44

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Gruaud-Larose Saint-Julien, 2ème cru classé 1961 Corroded and...

Château Gruaud-Larose Saint-Julien, 2ème cru classé 1961 Corroded and damaged capsule, bin-soiled label Level mid-shoulder (1) 1962 Lightly corroded capsules, badly bin-soiled and faded labels Levels two base of neck, one upper shoulder, and one mid-upper shoulder (4) 1964 Corroded capsules, badly

Lot #: 66

Estimate: US$1,800 - US$2,400

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Palmer 1961

Château Palmer 1961 Cantenac (Margaux), 3ème cru classé Corroded and damaged capsules, bin-soiled and damaged labels Levels mid-low shoulder 2 bottles per lot

Lot #: 70

Estimate: US$1,800 - US$2,400

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Palmer Cantenac (Margaux), 3ème cru classé 1982 Two slightly...

Château Palmer Cantenac (Margaux), 3ème cru classé 1982 Two slightly damaged capsules, good appearance Levels one into neck and two base of neck double-magnums (3) 1982 Scuffed capsule Level top shoulder magnum (1) 1 magnum and 3 double-magnums per lot

Lot #: 74

Estimate: US$2,800 - US$3,500

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Lynch-Bages 1961

LYNCH-BAGES The out of date nature of the 1855 classification system is clearly demonstrated when reflecting on the quality of Château Lynch-Bages, originally deigned a fifth growth. Tremendous wines in the late 1950s and early 1960s clearly indicated the outstanding potential of the property. After

Lot #: 79

Estimate: US$2,400 - US$3,600

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Lynch-Bages 1970

Château Lynch-Bages 1970 Pauillac, 5ème cru classé Corroded capsules, bin-soiled and damaged labels, mixed importers Levels six top shoulder and four upper shoulder 10 bottles per lot

Lot #: 80

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, La Tâche 1971

Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, La Tâche 1971 Grand Cru, Côte de Nuits Slightly damaged capsule, bin-soiled label Level 5cm 1 bottle per lot

Lot #: 95

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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C. Marey & Liger-Belair, Richebourg 1961

C. Marey & Liger-Belair, Richebourg 1961 Grand Cru, Côte de Nuits Oxidized capsules, one with signs of old seepage, bin-soiled labels, one torn Levels one 4.5cm and one 5.5cm 2 bottles per lot

Lot #: 96

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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de Vogüé, Bonnes Mares 1970

de Vogüé, Bonnes Mares 1970 Grand Cru, Côte de Nuits Wrinkled capsules, one oxidized, bin-soiled and stained labels, one torn Levels one 3.5cm, one 4cm, and one 4.5cm 3 bottles per lot

Lot #: 97

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,800

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Double Diamond, Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Double Diamond, Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Napa Valley 11 bottles per lot

Lot #: 150

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Lafite-Rothschild 1961

A CLASSIC NEW ENGLAND CELLAR This stunning Bordeaux focused collection was introduced to Christie’s by our retail partner earlier this year. Christie’s joined forces with Wally’s, the esteemed wine merchant, to revolutionize the wine auction world as we know it. Wally’s has been a trusted source of

Lot #: 156

Estimate: US$5,500 - US$7,000

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Carruades de Lafite 1958

Carruades de Lafite 1958 Pauillac Corroded and wrinkled capsules, bin-soiled labels Levels two top shoulder, six upper shoulder, five mid-upper shoulder, eight mid-low shoulder, and three low shoulder In original wooden case 24 half-bottles per lot

Lot #: 157

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,800

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Latour 1952

LATOUR Château Latour manages to achieve a rare stylistic balance, known for both elegance and purity of fruit flavor, power, muscularity and heroic longevity. Few wines age with such grace as those of Château Latour. These wines are highly tannic in youth, and are famously distinctive in the way

Lot #: 158

Estimate: US$3,800 - US$5,000

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Latour 1961

Château Latour 1961 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Corroded and damaged capsules, bin-soiled and stained labels, one damaged, Nath. Johnston & Fils strips Levels one top shoulder, three upper shoulder, one mid-upper shoulder, two mid shoulder, three mid-low shoulder, and two low shoulder Tasting Note

Lot #: 159

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$28,000

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Latour 1966

Château Latour 1966 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Bin-soiled labels, one water-stained label Levels three top shoulder, three upper shoulder, and four mid shoulder In original wooden case, missing lid 10 bottles per lot

Lot #: 161

Estimate: US$4,200 - US$5,500

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Latour 1966

Château Latour 1966 Pauillac, 1er cru classé Corroded and damaged capsules, bin-soiled labels, wine-stained original tissues Levels one mid-upper shoulder, two mid shoulder, and three low shoulder 6 bottles per lot

Lot #: 162

Estimate: US$2,400 - US$3,500

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Margaux 1959

Château Margaux 1959 Margaux, 1er cru classé Corroded capsules, two with signs of old seepage, bin-soiled and damaged labels, one stained Levels seven upper shoulder, two mid shoulder and three mid-low shoulder 12 bottles per lot

Lot #: 163

Estimate: US$7,500 - US$9,500

Date: 7 Jun 2019

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Château Gruaud-Larose 1970

Château Gruaud-Larose 1970 Saint-Julien, 2ème cru classé Three corroded capsules, slightly bin-soiled labels Levele two 5cm, one 6cm, eight 5.5cm, and one 8cm In original carton 12 bottles per lot

Lot #: 171

Estimate: US$350 - US$500

Date: 7 Jun 2019