Lot 1108 View Catalog
Remy Martin Louis XIII & Baccarat Decanter - Vintage mid-19th Century
This cognac was served as part of a royal banquet in 1938 at the Chateau de Versailles in the presence of His Majesty King George VI and Queen Elizabeth. Contains eaux-de-vie (i.e., colorless fruit brandy) dating back to the mid-19th Century. More than 1,200 brandies were blended to form this cognac. The crystal carafe is presented in a rare box set with card of authenticity. Similar bottle sold in May of 2011 for $70,000.
From the personal selection of a local collector.