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Caroni 90 Proof Navy Rum Bottled 1960s 75cl / 51.4%
A bottle of Caroni 90 Proof Extra Strong Navy Rum.
The label reads: A fine old rum from the British West Indies, Distilled by Caroni Limited, planters, sugar manufacturers & distillers, Trinidad.
Warranted and distributed by Tate & Lyle Ltd., 21 Mincing Lane, London, EC1.
We estimate this was bottled in the 1960s.
This bottle is being sold by the beneficiaries of the estate of an ex-employee of Tate & Lyle who worked there between the ages of 16 to 64.
This Caroni 90 Proof Navy Rum sold at our online auction for £2,600
Please see images for fill level and label condition. Note wear to the labels.
Note the absence of a condition statement does not imply that this lot is in perfect condition or free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.
This bottle does not appear to be leaking. While we take every care to pack bottles securely we cannot guarantee that old corks and closures will not leak in transit.