One of our readers has this bottle of Hennessy Bras Armé Cognac, also known as their former version of VS Cognac. The bottle is located in New Haven, Connecticut, USA.

The Reader just writes “Found in an abandoned building.”

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The label reads: Bras armé Hennessy fine cognac
ste jas hennessy & co cognac- france
registered in united states patent office
produced and bottled in france by ja hennessy & co
1 quart cognac 80 proof
sale united states distributors schieffelin & co New York Importers since 1794

(on back side)
Named after the Bras Arme (Brahz-Ahr- MAY)- the arm and ax which is the Hennessy family crest…….. (long story)

label over the cap of the bottle

Tax labels, revenue, signs or similar: U.S. Internal Revenue
U.S> Internal Revenue
Schieffelin & Co 1-35
New York, N.Y.
Distilled Spirits

How has the bottle been stored:

  • I don’t know

Some more information about the bottle:

  • Everythings seems fine

The level of the cognac: Into neck: this means the level of cognac is still in the upper bottle neck, normal

Our reader would like to sell this bottle of Hennessy Bras Armé Cognac.

Please make your offers, ask questions or inform us about this bottle – give your opinion.

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Jacki has been with Cognac Expert from virtually the beginning. She's the senior editor of the blog, and has spent much of her life living in rural France. Today she's based back in the UK, where she splits her working life between writing for Cognac Expert and working as a Paramedic at a large regional hospital.


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    Long time Hennessy collector, need this one in my collection.
    My offer is $125.00

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    Offering usd 180 . Ship to Singapore. Shipping fee to be borne by me

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