Cottone Auctions offers a number of ways for our members to participate in the auction process. Please review the options below, and don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

Absentee Bidding

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Online Online:

Through your Cottone Account

Simply visit the page of your desired item and click the "place bid" button.  Your bid will be recorded in our system and you will receive an email confirmation from Cottone.

Online By Form:

Using our Absentee Bid Form

Download our convenient PDF. (Need Adobe Reader? Get it for free here.) Then complete the form and submit it to Cottone by email or fax per the instructions on the form.

Online By Phone:

Call our representatives

Call us at (585) 243-1000 to leave your bids with one of our agents.

Live Bidding

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Online In Person:

Join us live

Attend the auction and bid from the floor.

Cottone Auctions
120 Court Street
Geneseo, NY 14454

Online By Phone:

Set up live phone bidding

Call us at (585) 243-1000 to request a line for the auction. Your agent will call you shortly before your desired lots come up for bid and help you stay in the competition throughout the bidding.

Online Real-Time Online:

Bid securely from anywhere

Our Cottone Live digital platform lets you bid in real-time from your computer or mobile device. Visit or download our mobile app.

Note: You will need to create a new Cottone Live account, separate from your account on this site.