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Possibly the world's oldest champagne is being salvaged

1 September 2010 Last updated at 09:22 BST

A team of divers has begun to salvage dozens of bottles, of what is thought to be the world's oldest champagne, from a shipwreck in the Baltic Sea.

After an estimated two centuries on the seabed, the vintage is said to be perfectly preserved.

But only a very select few people will ever get to taste it. Wine experts have valued each bottle at tens of thousands of dollars.

Jack Izzard reports.