World record set for Chateau Petrus 1982

PUBLISHED : Monday, 05 October, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 05 October, 2009, 12:00am
 

Sotheby's Hong Kong took HK$61.5 million at its two-day autumn wine auction, which ended yesterday, well up on its best pre-sale estimate of HK$47.8 million. A world auction record was set at yesterday's sale for a bottle of Chateau Petrus 1982 Imperial - HK$726,000. Including the spring sales, the auction house has taken HK$111.5 million in wine sales this year.

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