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Bottle of whiskey owned by JP Morgan sells for $137.5K
A drink at happy hour good for your heart?
Drink for your heart?
A bottle of whiskey that reportedly once belonged to world-famous financier and banker J.P. Morgan has been sold for $137,500.
Skinner Auctioneers, a leading antique and appraisal company, confirmed the six-figure sale to FOX Business in a phone call.
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The single Old Ingledew Whiskey bottle went to the highest bidder for a hammer price of $110,000 but that number quickly went up to $137,500 when factoring in the buyer’s premium fee, explained Joseph Hyman – a specialist in whisky and rare spirits at Skinner Auctioneers.