Iron Gate Auctions
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IronGate Fine Spirits Auction

Mon, Apr 29, 2024 10:00AM EDT - Mon, May 6, 2024 08:00PM EDT
  • 750ml
  • Antigua
  • 40%
  • 2006
  • OCC
  • FF3366
  • FF3366
Lot 208

1981 English Harbour Rum - 750ml- 1 bottle(s)

Estimate: CAD$550 - CAD$1,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
CAD$0 CAD$20
CAD$500 CAD$50
CAD$1,000 CAD$100
CAD$2,000 CAD$200
CAD$3,000 CAD$250
CAD$5,000 CAD$500
CAD$10,000 CAD$1,000
CAD$20,000 CAD$2,000
CAD$50,000 CAD$5,000
CAD$100,000 CAD$10,000
This lot is comprised of 1 bottle(s) of 1981 English Harbour Rum - 750ml. Estimate for this lot is between $550 - $1000 with a reserve of $340. Bottle/bottles in this lot belong to collection 11478.

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A premium rum collector located in Edmonton who stored his collection upright and away from direct light before bringing the bottles for auction.
Bottle 3097/5712 .A bottle of English Harbour Rum, produced by The Antigua Distillery Ltd. This was distilled in 1981, matured for 25 years and blended and bottled in 2006. 1 of only 5712 bottles. To commemorate Antigua’s Independence in 1981 it is the last of the rum to be distilled in the original Savalle Column Still (continuous still) which was installed when it was first founded in 1933. Vintage 25 year old rum from Antigua anyone? Yes, please!