World’s Oldest Champagne Sells for $78,400

World’s Oldest Champagne Sells for $78,400

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Auctioneer John Kapon from Acker Merrall & Condit stands next to the two oldest champagne bottles from the early 1800s during an auction in Mariehamn, on on June 3, 2011.