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Lots 1-13: From a private cellar in the Yorkshire Dales
Chateau Lafite Rothschild 1868, Pauillac
U: top shoulder, torn Berry Brothers label, marked Tirage du Chateau, corroded capsule
Château Lafite was bought at auction in Paris on August 8, 1868 by agents acting for Baron James de Rothschild. The price was 4,140,000 Francs plus 300,000 Francs for the Carruades Vineyard.