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Brent souder
Brent souder

Brent Souder - 2018 Pennsylvania Auctioneer of the Year

CONGRATULATIONS to Brent Souder

on receiving the 2018 Pennsylvania Auctioneer of the Year award by the Pennsylvania Auctioneers Association.

The Auction Process

The Auction Process

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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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Jan 16
Now Accepting Bids!

Online Only - Antique German Bisque Dolls & Body Parts: 1-16-18

  •   Dec 14 @ 11:00AM EST (Start)
  •   Jan 16 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid Online beginning on or before Thursday, December 14th and Online day of auction, Tuesday, January 16th at 8:00 PM via Live Auctioneers. (Live Online auction begins at 8:00 PM). 125+ Lots: DOLLS – 122, 154, 211, MOA, AM, KH, H. Handwerck, Max Handwerck, S+H, S(PB)H, Bergmann, Fulper, K*R, W+S, Heubach, Byelo, R/A, Jutta & More! BODY PARTS – Marked Steiner Body, Eyes, Wigs, papier Mache & Wood Parts, China Parts, Schoenhut Parts, Cloth & Papier Mache Bodies, Bisque Heads & More!  


Jan 16
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Telford, PA - Antiques, Farm Primitives, Furnishings, Taxidermy, Lawn & Garden, Tools & More: 1-16-18

  •   Jan 3 @ 7:00PM EST (Start)
  •   Jan 16 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid now through auction close on Tuesday, January 16th at 8:00 PM. Auction Features Farmall Tractor; Tractor Attachments; Lawn Mowers, Weed Trimmers, Rototiller, Snow Blower and Other Equipment; Farm Primitives to include Apple Crates, Chicken Feeders, Nesting Boxes, Traps and More; Work Benches; Tools; Lawn and Garden; Sporting; Taxidermy Mounts, Hides and Sheep Skins; Horse Saddles and Blankets; Furniture; Gone With the Wind and Tiffany Style Lamps; Rugs; Holiday Decorations; Pottery; Camera Equipment; Binoculars; Ertl Tractors; Kitchen Wares; Decorative Accessories and More.



Jan 22
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Macungie, PA - Fine Quality Home Furnishings, Artwork, Collectibles, Designer Clothing & More: 1-22-18

  •   Jan 9 @ 10:00AM EST (Start)
  •   Jan 22 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid now through auction close on Monday, January 22nd at 8:00 PM. Auction features Quality Furniture including Baker, Henredon and Ethan Allen; Sculptures; Artwork; Lighting; Decorative Accessories; China and Glassware to include Limoges, Dresden, Steuben, Royal Doulton, William & Sonoma, Villeroy & Boch and more; Kitchen Wares, Large and Small Appliances; Electronics; Women's Designer Clothing, Shoes, Accessories and Outerwear; Linens; Sewing; Sporting including Fishing and Golf; Books; Exercise Equipment; Lawn and Garden and More.


Jan 23
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Feasterville Trevose, PA - Professional Quilting & Embroidery Sewing Machines & Accessories, Household Contents & More: 1-23-18

  •   Jan 11 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
  •   Jan 23 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid now through auction close on Tuesday, January 23rd at 8:00 PM. Auction Features Extensive Collection of Husqvarna Embroidery, Sewing & Quilting Machines, Attachments and Accessories; Notions; Quilt Hoops; Cutting Mats; Sewing Tables; Quilting, Embroidery & Yarn Couching Designs; Quilts; Coach Briefcases; Furniture; Decorative Accessories; China, Glassware, Kitchen Wares & Small Appliances; Electronics; Lighting; Tools; Lawn & Garden, & More.





Feb 1

Alderfer Simulcast - Jewelry Auction: 2-1-18

Just in time for Valentine's Day! Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Online bidding via Proxibid will begin on or before Thursday, January 18th.  Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Alderfer Auction Thursday, February 1st at 4:00 PM.Unique silver, gold and designer jewelry for any special occasion. A great Valentine's Day gift.



Feb 13

Alderfer Simulcast: Firearms Auction: 2-13-18

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Online bidding via Proxibid will begin on or before Tuesday, January 30th.  Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Alderfer Auction Tuesday, February 13th at 9:00 AM. 


Feb 15

Alderfer Simulcast - Military Auction: 2-15-18

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Auction Center. Online bidding via Proxibid will begin on or before Thursday, February 1st. Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Alderfer Auction Thursday, February 15th at 9:00 AM. 


Feb 20

Online Only - Modern/Collectible 1940's - 1990's Dolls: 2-20-18

  •   Feb 6 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
  •   Feb 20 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid Online beginning Tuesday, February 6th through auction close on Tuesday, February 20th at 8:00 PM. 200+ Lots! Alexander Vogue, NASB & Style Show Type, Terri Lee, Gene, Littlest Angel, F+B, Kewpie, Gerber Baby, Sandra Sue, Carolle, Ideal, Barbie, Premiere Doll Shoes, Mae Starr, American Girl, Patsy, Dick Clark, Revlon, Barbie Record Player, Muffie, H. Ott, Sasha, Lenci, S. Temple, Kish, Tonner, M. Hoyer, A.C., Dawn, Chase, Paper Dolls, Ginger & Zippy, M. Hartline/Toni, M. Poppins, Cabbage Patch, Julie Good Kruger & More! Many Mint in box.



Feb 27

Online Only - Nostalgic Treasures: 2-27-18

  •   Feb 13 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
  •   Feb 27 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid Online via Proxibid beginning Tuesday, February 13th through auction closing Tuesday, February 27th at 8:00 PM. Offering an eclectic mix of decorative accessories, art, sculptures and furniture with a broad appeal to the emerging and seasoned collector. 


Apr 4

Alderfer Simulcast: Doll Auction - 4-4-18

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Auction Center. Pre-Bid Online beginning in March! Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Alderfer Auction Wednesday, April 4th at 10:00 AM. Selling the Collections of Rosemarie Snyder and Regina Steele (NADDA Member) Part 1. Highlights include Bebe Brevette, Bru Jne, Circle Dot Bru, Izannah Walker.  Many fine FRENCH Dolls/Automatons, Fashions, Jumeau Portrait, Bebe Jumeau, Bebe Le Parisene, SFBJ Poulbot Children, Schmitt, Black ‘Steiner, Steiner, Eugene Poir, Clothing & Accessories. Asian – JDK, S+H; Chinas, Papier Mache, German Bisque, Black S+H, 20+ Schoenhuts. F+B American Children, DeWees Cochran, Chase 'Little  Nell', Joel Ellis, Lenci, Steiff, Antique Bears, Dollhouses, Clothing, Accessories and so much more!


Jan 15
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Lighting Fixture Warehouse Liquidation II - Summit Hill, PA: 1-15-18

  •   Dec 28 @ 10:00AM EST (Start)
  •   Jan 15 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid Online beginning Thursday, December 28th through auction close Monday, January 15th at 8:00 PM. Liquidation of quality lighting fixtures to include names such as ELK, Westmore Lighting, Quorum, Lightolier, Progress Lighting, Kalco, Schonbek and more. Inventory includes over 250 lots of chandeliers, vanity lights, island lights, pendants, wall sconces, art glass shades, fabric shades, table and floor lamps, billiard lamps and other styles of lighting and accessories.