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Category: Spirits

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    Fine Wines & Rare Spirits

    Featured in this Fine Wines & Rare Spirits event, presented by Skinner, is the 1855 Collection. This collection has 61 bottles of Right Bank Bordeaux with years ranging from 1984 to 2016. The Right Bank includes the Libournais, Bourg, and Blaye regions. The wines from this area are mostly Merlot-based,…

    The 1855 Collection, 61 bottles
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    Inside the Wine Cellars of Dr. Gordon Ku

    Sotheby’s presents wine collected by the Singaporean doctor over 50 years Dr. Gordon Ku and Dr. Gloria Loke. Photo courtesy of Sotheby’s. Dr. Gordon Ku began collecting wine while studying in London in the 1970s. He believed the wine made for good company on rainy London weekends, and he brought…

    Inside the Wine Cellars of Dr. Gordon Ku1
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    Frontier Gasoline "Rarin' to Go" porcelain gas station sign from the 1950s brings $5,375 at Holabird's seven-day auction

    The two-session Summer 2020 Extravaganza Auction was held June 25-28 and July 10-12 by Holabird Western Americana Collections, live in Reno, Nevada and online. Late 1950s Frontier Gasoline “Rarin’-to-Go” single-sided porcelain gas station sign, six feet in diameter, in excellent condition, with a graphic of a cowboy on a bucking…

    Frontier Gasoline Rarin to Go porcelain gas station sign from the 1950s brings $5375 at Holabirds seven day auction
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    Fine Wine and Rare Spirits

    A selection of fine wines, along with Doc Swinson’s bourbon whiskey and Jim Beam whiskey in Ducks Unlimited decanters, can be found in the upcoming Fine Wine and Rare Spirits auction. Highlighted in this Leland Little event are three bottles of 2009 Chateau Pontet Canet Magnums. This wine is aged…

    Duckhorn Vineyards Magnum - Vintage 2015
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    Quality collections produce strong prices at spring fine & decorative arts auction

    Edward Henry Potthast diminutive coastal landscape, Lot 2136, $6,435. MT. CRAWFORD, VA.-The Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates April 23-25 Fine & Decorative Arts Auction was a highly anticipated event and produced robust prices in multiple categories. The three-day format consisted of 1,840 lots of high-quality material and generated record levels of…

    Quality collections produce strong prices at spring fine & decorative arts auction
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    Vine to Online | Finest and Rarest Wines

    In the upcoming Vine to Online | The Old & New World auction, presented by Sotheby’s, an assortment of vintage and modern wines will be available. Many lots were sourced from a curated New England cellar, including bottles of DRC, Leroy, de Vogüé, Latour, Mouton Rothschild, Gaja, and Giacomo Conterno. …

    Vosne Romanée, Les Beaux Monts 2002 Domaine Leroy (2 BT)
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    Modern Art Hong Kong | Evening Sale

    Founded in 1824 by Alexander Reid, a barley farmer and schoolteacher, The Macallan was one of the first legally licensed distilleries in Scotland. Bottles from the collection of Californian retailer Wing Hop Fung come to auction in the upcoming Sotheby’s sale. Many of the available bottles were acquired directly from…

    The Macallan Fine & Rare 34 Year Old 51.0 abv 1968 (1 BT75cl)
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    Wine & Spirits Online/ NYC

    Christie’s will offer the online Wine and Spirits auction through early April, presenting over 800 lots of both California and international wines. Several bottles of 1990 Petrus Pomerol are among the highlighted lots. Produced in the eastern area of the Bordeaux region, Pomerol is named not after a village but…

    Karuizawa, Noh 31 Year Old 1981
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    Morton Weekly

    Morton Subastas will offer the upcoming Morton Weekly auction, set to feature a selection of paintings, drawings, sculptures, and more. Serio Hernández’s Turquoise Eye sculpture is particularly highlighted. This bronze piece resembles a standing figure holding an eye. Hernández got his start in the 1960s working for the Los Angeles-based…

    Victoria Vicky Montesinos. Lady with a hat. Lithography with metallic sheet and oil on paper
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    Auction of Wines of Collection, Daily Use, and Distillates

    In 1824, The Macallan distillery became one of the first licensed whiskey distilleries in Scotland. To this day, the company continues to operate in the same location, a plateau near the river Spey. Available in the upcoming Auction of Wines of Collection, Daily Use, and Distillates, offered by Morton Subastas,…

    Vega Sicilia Unique. Special reserve 2004. Ribera del Duero. Levels in the neck. Pieces- 3
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    Fine Art, Antiques & Jewellery – Day 1

    The first day of the upcoming Fine Art, Antiques & Jewelry auction, presented by Elstob & Elstob Auctioneers, offers a selection of decorative art, Asian works of art, jewelry, and more.  Showcased in the auction is a pair of Chinese gold dragon bangles that come in a Tiffany & Co.…

    A CARTIER LAPIS LAZULI AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL SUNBURST DESK CLOCK
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    Fine Wine & Rare Spirits, Live Auction

    Showcased in Leland Little’s upcoming Fine Wine & Rare Spirits Live Auction is a selection of Screaming Eagles wines. Screaming Eagle Winery and Vineyards is located in California’s Napa Valley. What began as a 57-acre vineyard in 1986 that only sold to various local wineries is now produces some of…

    Fine Wine & Rare Spirits, Live Auction
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    Home and Interiors Auction, Day 1 011820

    The popularity of Royal Doulton figurines has sustained the stoneware company, a change from its start as a manufacturer of drain and water pipes. With various innovations and experiments with different mediums, Doulton’s artistic pottery was most popular after 1913, particularly for its HN series of Pretty Lady figurines.  The…

    4 ROYAL DOULTON KATE GREENAWAY COLLECTION FIGURES, BASE
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    New York City Estate Auction, January 19

    Showplace Antique + Design Center presents a unique collection of estate jewelry and timepieces in their upcoming auction. Pearl and diamond jewelry pieces of unusual shapes and designs are the highlight of the auction. Among them, offered at the highest estimate, is a 22k yellow hammered gold & rubies bangle…

    Eames Herman Miller Lounge Chair & Ottoman
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    Fine Wines & Rare Spirits

    The most notable lots of the upcoming Fine Wines & Rare Spirits auction, offered by Skinner, are wines from such French estates as Château Lafite Rothschild, Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, and the estate of the late Henri Jayer.  Jayer began operation under his own label in the 1950s. By the…

    Louis Roederer Cristal 2006, 4 bottles/Auctiondaily
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    Subasta de Vino de Coleccion, Uso Diario y Destilados

    A symbol of cultural sophistication, a collection of fine wines and spirits tells of their owner’s appreciation for perfect occasions. Each bottle represents a point in time in which it was bottled in which that bottle will be opened and enjoyed. However, some bottles may require s great occasions opened, while some remain unopened and admired…

    Morton Subastas