March 31, 1997 Latest Auction Results Morrell & Co. (New York) Sale date : Jan. 25 Gross : $1.4 million (including the 15 percent buyer's premium) Number of lots : 1,861 Percent sold : 87 Record breakers : One bottle Château Lafite Rothschild 1870 for $10,350, up 325 percent above its fourth quarter 1996 average in the Wine Spectator Auction Index.
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