1999 L.E. Fuente Fuente OpusX Millennium Humidors by Prometheus
 
 
200 Prometheus Millennium Limited Edition Humidors for Fuente Fuente OpusX were produced in 1999: 80 Red Madrona, 60 Yellow Eye Maple and 60 Macassar Ebony. Each humidor was serial-numbered and came with a certificate of authenticity. These humidors were produced by the master artisans of Prometheus in France.
 
Red Madrona
 
 
One of the Red Madrona FFOX humidors was produced in the storage capacity of 400 cigars, and came with the thirteen different sizes of Fuente Fuente OpusX (13 boxes and a total of 422 cigars). This humidor with 422 FFOX cigars was auctioned off for a children charity at Christie's East in New York on December 17, 1999, and purchased by a collector for $35,000.00.
 
 

 
CIGARS AUCTIONED IN THE 400 CIGAR HUMIDOR AT CHRISTIE'S EAST
  
Frontmark
Quantity
Size
FFOX Double Corona
32
7 5/8 x 49
FFOX Fuente Fuente
32
5 5/8 x 46
FFOX Perfecxion #2
29
6 3/8 x 52
FFOX Perfecxion #5
42
4 7/8 x 40
FFOX Perfecxion A
20
9 ¼ x 47
FFOX Perfecxion X
32
6 ¼ x 49
FFOX Petit Lancero
32
6 ¼ x 39
FFOX Reserva D'Chateau
32
7 x 48
FFOX Robusto
29
5 ¼ x 50
FFOX Serie X No. 2
29
5 ¾ x 50
FFOX Serie X No. 4
42
5 3/16 x 43
FFOX X to the Third Power (Bellicoso XXX)
42
4 5/8 x 49
FFOX One of a Kind
29
7 3/4 x 54
TOTAL 
422 
 
 
The other 199 humidors in 300 cigar capacity (79 Red Madrona, 60 Yellow Eye Maple and 60 Macassar Ebony) came with 100 FFOX cigars. 50 FFOX cigars were shipped with the humidor to the authorized retail dealers in October 1999; and the second 50 FFOX cigars, in December 1999.  The second batch of 50 FFOX cigars was personally chosen by Carlos "Carlito" Fuente, Jr. for the celebration of the Millennium and shipped in time for the 1999 holiday season.
 
 

FIRST 50 CIGARS FOR THE 300 CIGAR HUMIDOR

Frontmark
Quantity
Size
FFOX Fuente Fuente
8
5 5/8 x 46
FFOX Perfecxion #2
5
6 3/8 x 52
FFOX Perfecxion A
1
9 ¼ x 47
FFOX Perfecxion X
5
6 ¼ x 49
FFOX Petit Lancero 
3
6 ¼ x 39
FFOX Reserva D'Chateau
5
7 x 48
FFOX Robusto 
8
5 ¼ x 50
FFOX Serie X No. 2
8
5 ¾ x 50
FFOX Serie X No. 4
5
5 3/16 x 43
FFOX X to the Third Power (Bellicoso XXX)
2
4 5/8 x 49
TOTAL 
50
 

SECOND 50 CIGARS FOR THE 300 CIGAR HUMIDOR

Frontmark
Quantity
Size
FFOX Double Corona
5
7 5/8 x 49
FFOX Perfecxion #5
5
4 7/8 x 40
FFOX Perfecxion A 
2
9 ¼ x 47
FFOX Perfecxion X 
4
6 ¼ x 49
FFOX Petit Lancero
5
6 ¼ x 39
FFOX Robusto 
10 
5 ¼ x 50
FFOX Serie X No. 2 
5 ¾ x 50
FFOX Serie X No. 4 
5 3/16 x 43
FFOX X to the Third Power (Bellicoso XXX) 
4 5/8 x 49
TOTAL 
50
 
 
 

The humidors are equipped with:

   4 Prometheus Optima Humidity Regulators (made in France)

   1 Prometheus digital hygrometer/thermometer

   2 storage trays
   
The dimensions of the humidors are as following:

   Storage Capacity of 400 Cigars: 21.25 inch x 15.5 x 8.75

   Storage Capacity of 300 Cigars: 21 inch x 13.5 x 8
       
MSRP $5,000 in 1999

 
 
Macassar Ebony
 
Yellow Eye Maple