Bottle of Cognac Sells for $134,750
Sotheby’s sold a bottle of Louis XIII Cognac for $134,750 making it one of the most expensive bottles auctioned. It is called the “L’Odyssee D’un Roi,” or “Journey of a King. Only three bottles of “L’Odyssee D’un Roi” have been produced. Sotheby’s will auction 2nd bottle in Hong Kong in October and the third in London a month later.
“Sotheby’s sold a bottle of Louis XIII Cognac for $134,750 making it one of the most expensive bottles auctioned.”
The bottle comes in a bespoke leather trunk that was hand-stitched by Hermes using special leathers. It’s accompanied by a crystal decanter and four serving glasses that were mouth-blown, cut and hand-engraved at the royal cristallerie Saint-Louis, in France.
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