English wine can reach top rank of wine nations in the world, says Decanter World Wine Awards vice-chair Gerard Basset MW MS OBE at a DWWA 2015 masterclass.
"W. / Daubeny / 1776" Applied Seal Wine Bottle, England, circa 1776. Cylindrical with large seal just below shoulder, deep yellow olive, sheared mouth with string rim - pontil scar, ht. 9 inches, base dia. 4 3/4 inches. Form and type similar to MW plate 45 #4 "Attic" mint. An early English wine in a great traditional form. Big seal, big bottle, fine condition. Ex Rowland collection. #Bottles #Seals #MADonC