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Empire Amboyna orrery and music box by Raingo, estimated at $150,000-$250,000

Cottone to auction collection of exquisite European clocks, Mar. 31

Empire Amboyna orrery and music box by Raingo, estimated at $150,000-$250,000

Amboyna orrery and music box by Raingo, estimated at $150,000-$250,000

GENESEO, N.Y. – Cottone Auctions’ Important Timepieces & Decorative Arts auction, scheduled for Friday, March 31, will feature the collection of Dr. William Thomas of Naples, Florida, showcasing 50 of the finest examples of French and European clock masterpieces. The auction, starting promptly at noon Eastern time, features 220 lots. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Alexander Calder, ‘Femme Assise,’ est. $30,000-$50,000

1928 Calder sculpture a star attraction at Cottone auction, March 19

Alexander Calder, ‘Femme Assise,’ est. $30,000-$50,000

Alexander Calder, ‘Femme Assise,’ est. $30,000-$50,000

GENESEO, N.Y. – Cottone Auctions will stage a Fine Art & Antiques sale on Saturday, March 19, starting at noon Eastern time. It will include more than 275 lots and feature the collections of the estate of Elizabeth Strasenburgh of Rochester, New York; Randy and Bette Swift of Fernandina Beach, Florida; the David K. Anderson grandchildren’s trust of Buffalo, New York; various upstate New York museums and institutions, as well as items from prominent estates and individuals. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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American Revolutionary War-era tiger maple long gun, which sold for $255,000 plus the buyer’s premium

Revolutionary War rifle fired up bids at Cottone

American Revolutionary War-era tiger maple long gun, which sold for $255,000 plus the buyer’s premium

American Revolutionary War-era tiger maple long gun, which sold for $255,000 plus the buyer’s premium

GENESEO, N.Y. Cottone Auctions’s May 7-8 auction, which contained more than 650 lots, brought in $1.3 million. A fresh to the market American Revolutionary-era tiger maple rifle attracted competitive bidding and soared past its highest estimate, stealing the spotlight on the first day of the sale. 

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