Half-smoked cigar, Prime Minister Winston Churchill has sold at auction for $12.2 thousand. This was reported on the website of the auction house RR Auction.
The starting price for the lot was $1000.
Churchill smoked this cigar may 11, 1947 in Le Bourget airport in Paris, and repaid it when they came on Board.
From a cigar left a stub length of 10 cm, on which the inscription “La Corona / Winston Churchill”. The butt kept the crew member William Alan Turner.
Along with the butt sold a photograph of the British Prime Minister with the same cigar in hand. The photo has an autograph from Churchill.
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