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Auction Napa Valley Breaks Its Record, Raising $16.9 million

MaryAnn Worobiec
Issue: August 31, 2013

Live bidding at this year's Auction Napa Valley got off to a fast start. With 45 lots, the June 1 auction raised $14.3 million in less than four hours, nearly triple 2012's $5 million live-auction figure. Wine Spectator's Augustus Weed and Aaron Romano report.

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