Over the ask­ing

Scottish Field - - ARTS & ANTIQUES -

Over 1,150 bot­tles of whisky, in­clud­ing a num­ber of high qual­ity Ma­callan whiskies, went un­der the ham­mer at the Just Whisky July on­line auc­tion. It fea­tured a bot­tle of the dis­tillery’s oldest ex­pres­sion to date – a 72 year old sin­gle malt bot­tled in a Lalique crys­tal de­can­ter. How­ever, The Ma­callan 50 year old 1949 Mil­le­nium De­can­ter set a new UK auc­tion record, sur­pass­ing the £21,000 re­serve price and pre-auc­tion es­ti­mate of £22 - 26k, selling for £34,720 in­clud­ing buyer's com­mis­sion.

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