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Chateau Petrus Sets Records at Acker’s Hong Kong Auction

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http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-03...

Highlights:

one single bottle of 1947 Château Pétrus -- $15,210.

one case of 3/DMG (3.0L) 1990 Château Pétrus -- $76,050.

one case of 12/750 1978 DRC Romanée-Conti -- $126,757.

one case of 12/750ml 1982 Château Lafite Rothschild -- $57,040

(NOTE: All figures are in US dollars, at current internet exchange rates, as I post this.)

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  1. I'd be more than hesitant about buying anything in an Asian market from Acker/Kapon

    (edited for spelling)

    1. Dang! That '47 is my birth year, and no wonder that I cannot afford in on three continents.

      Guess that if one were to send a big part of US$ 16T to Asia, there would be money to spend.

      Hunt