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Inviting Consignments

Inviting Consignments

Inviting attractive, well-maintained pre-owned cars, commercial vehicles, equipment and boats for upcoming auctions.

Musical Instruments

Inviting Consignments

Vintage musical instruments are invited for upcoming auctions.

Firearms and Military

Inviting Consignments

Firearms and militaria including medals, uniforms, books, documents & Ephemera are invited for upcoming auctions.

Welcome to Alderfer Auction!

Alderfer Auction compassionately helps individuals develop a plan for personal property via Auction, Appraisal and Downsizing Services. What is your plan?

Alderfer has been built on impeccable personal, professional and community ethics. Our professionals have knowledge of fine art including Pennsylvania impressionists, decorative accessories, period furniture, jewelry, antiques, firearms, militaria, coins, stamps, dolls, books & ephemera, collector automobiles and many various collections. Bridging the past with today’s technological world, Alderfer Auction offers online bidding and worldwide marketing while maintaining its unrivaled local customer service.

REGISTRATION NOTE: Due to new website and app software, PLEASE RE-REGISTER TO BID on all ‘Alderfer Online’ auctions.  This does not affect third-party platform bidding as registrations will remain the same (i.e. Live Auctioneers, Proxibid or Invaluable auctions)

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Aug 23
Bidding Now Open!

Alderfer Simulcast: Single Owner - The Hellyer Collection - featuring Books, Decorative, Sterling, Clocks, Furnishings and Fine Art: 8-23-18

Single Owner - The Hellyer Collection. Pre-Bid Online beginning on or before Thursday, August 9th. Bid Live at Alderfer Auction and Online Thursday, August 23rd at 12:00 Noon. 320+ Lots featuring Books, Decorative, Sterling, Clocks, Furnishings and Fine Art.


Aug 27
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Auction Features Antique Furnishings, Primitives, Tall Case Clocks, Oil Lamps & Lanterns, Coffee Grinders, Reloading Equipment & Ammunition, Hunting, Camping & Fishing Items, Tools & Much More - Lehighton, PA: Closing 8-27-18

  •   Aug 16 @ 10:00AM EDT (Start)
  •   Aug 27 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid now through auction close on Monday, August 27th at 8:00 PM. Estate Auction Features Antique Furnishings; Tall Case Clocks; Primitives including Coffee Grinders; Lighting, Oil Lamps & Lanterns; Artwork; Sculpture; China & Glassware to include Carnival, Depression & Wedgwood; Pottery including Roseville; Linens; Books; Postcards; Cameras & Equipment; Reloading Equipment, Gun Cases, Targets, Ammunition & Other Accessories; Sporting, Camping & Boy Scout Equipment; Hunting & Fishing Items including Knives; Kitchen Wares; Appliances; Power & Hand Tools & Much, Much More.


Aug 28
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Nostalgic Treasures Featuring Music Memorabilia Auction: 8-28-2018

  •   Aug 15 @ 10:00AM EDT (Start)
  •   Aug 28 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online beginning Wednesday, August 15th through auction closing Tuesday, August 28th at 8:00 PM. Offering 100+ lots of treasures to include Art, Jewelry, Furniture, Decorative Accessories and Music Memorabilia featuring autographs, record albums and more.



Aug 30
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Simulcast: Musical Instrument Auction: 8-30-18

Simulcast (Live and Online). Pre-Bid Online beginning Thursday, August 16th. Bid LIVE at Alderfer Auction and Online Thursday, August 16th at 1:00 PM. 45-Lot musical instrument offering to include unique vintage brass instruments. Woodwinds, and stringed instruments. Conn Double-bell Euphonium, Trumpets and Cornets by Boosey and Hawkes, Amati, King Master, Leslie, and Holton. G.Givardi Rotary Valve Trumpet, A. Gerday Cavalry Valve Trombone, USN Tenor Horn, Mellophone, Oboe, Saxophones, Bowed Psaltries, Pianoettes, Ukelins, Zithers, Mandolin harp. 1970 Fender Mustang Bass Guitar, Hagstrom Electric guitar, vintage tenor banjo, Galveston acoustic guitar. Deagan Vibroharp. John Juzek Violin. Gemeinhardt flute. Sears Silvertone Amp Head. Kalamazoo mandolin.  Korg digital recording studio board. Vintage Gibson Reverb III unit.


Sep 8
OPEN HOUSES: Wed Aug. 22nd from 4-6 PM and Sun Aug. 26, form 1-3 pm

Real Estate Auction - Allentown, PA: 9-8-18

  •   Sep 8 @ 11:00AM EDT (Start)
  •   Sep 8 @ 12:00PM EDT (End)
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Real Estate Auction - Allentown, PA: 9-8-18




Oct 3

Alderfer Simulcast Doll Auction - From the Collections of Rosemarie Snyder and Regina Steele (Part Two) and the Estate of Grace Olsen: 10-3-18

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Auction Center. Pre-bid Online beginning in September. Bid LIVE at Alderfer Auction and Online Wednesday, October 3rd at 10:00 AM. Selling the Collections of Rosemarie Snyder and Regina Steele (Part Two) and the Estate of Grace Olsen. Approximately 500 lots of Fine Dolls, Toys, Holiday & Miniatures/Room Boxes. 


Oct 23

Alderfer Online - Single Owner 1950's -1960's Ginny Dolls: 10-23-18

  •   Oct 9 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Oct 23 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online from Tuesday, October 9th through auction closing on Tuesday, October 23rd at 8:00 PM. 100+ Lots of Single Owner Ginny Dolls from the 1950’s and 60’s.

Customer Testimonial

"I LOVE your service because you were able to help in so many areas - appraisals, moving things to multiple locations and floor plan. You were very helpful in assisting both my mother AND myself. I will definitely recommend Alderfer Auction to friends who may be moving elderly parents or downsizing." - Sarah H., Transitions & Downsizing Customer