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Two of Europe’s great heritage brands, Lalique and Niepoort, have come together for a groundbreaking collaboration. The Niepoort in Lalique 1863 decanters – five exceptional demijohn decanters, each one engraved with a name from one of the five van der Niepoort generations and holding what is possibly the oldest fine wine in the world – the first Niepoort Port created in 1863 by the first Niepoort generation, Francisco Marius van der Niepoort. The first of the five generation decanters, created in his honour, is to be auctioned by Acker Merrall & Condit on 3 November in Hong Kong. Limited to 5, Signed and Numbered Decanters Each decanter is signed Lalique, numbered and filled with the exceptionally rare 155-year-old vintage Port, from an original Niepoort demijohn decanter, filled in 1905 with the first 1863 Port in the Niepoort cellar in Porto, Portugal. Each decanter represents a generation of the Port wine…