How Much Latour 1961 Could You Buy For the Price of DRC Romanée-Conti 1945?
Last month, two bottles of DRC Romanée-Conti 1945 broke the record for the most expensive wines ever sold at auction. The two bottles were sold by Sotheby’s in New York for $496,000 and $558,000 respectively.
- 400 ounces of Gold
- Half a shred of a Banksy original
- A 1 bedroom flat next in London
- A DB11 Aston Martin in both silver and black
- A private island in Panama
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