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Fine & Decorative Arts Auction September 28th
Fine & Decorative Arts Auction September 28th

September Fine & Decorative Arts Auction

Fine & Decorative Arts Auction September 28th at 12:00 Noon.

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USPAP 2018-2019 On Site at Alderfer Auction

October 23 & 24 -15 Hr Iniitial; October 25 - 7 Hr Update. 

Welcome to Alderfer Auction

Alderfer Auction offers Auction, Appraisal and Downsizing services. Our goal is focused on exceptional service, truly unique Auction customization and a positive, compassionate experience for each customer. Whether you are buying or selling a collection, liquidating an estate or furnishing or downsizing a home or business, Alderfer will help find solutions that work for you.

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 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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Sep 21
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Simulcast - Military Auction: 9-21-17

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Online bidding via Proxibid will begin on or before Thursday, September 7th.  Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Alderfer Auction Tuesday, September 21st at 10:00 AM. Over 400+ online and offline lots presenting military collectibles from Germany and the US with a focus on American aviation artifacts of WW I and WW II.


Sep 26
Now Accepting Bids!

Online Only - 1960's - 1990's+ Dolls and Accessories: 10-26-17

  •   Sep 6 @ 10:00AM EDT (Start)
  •   Sep 26 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Pre-Bid Online NOW and Online day of auction, Tuesday, September 26th at 8:00 PM at www.AlderferAuction.com. (Live Online auction begins at 8:00 PM). Dolls and Toys that range from 1960’s through the 1990’s. Includes Barbie/family – dolls, clothes, cases & accessories; Many Mint-In-Box dolls – Kalico Kids, Alexander Tonner, Wentworth, Gene, Strawberry Shortcake, Dawn; VanderBears & Clothes, etc.; Vogue, Hoyer, Ideal, McCall, Susie Sad Eyes, Annalee, F&B, Marx, Beatles, H. Ott, Paper Dolls, Himstedt and more!


Sep 27
Now Accepting Bids!

Online Only - Collector's Auction: 9-27-17

  •   Sep 13 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Sep 27 @ 7:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online Now and via Live Auctioneers day of auction at 7:00 PM. (Live Online Auction begins at 7:00 PM via Live Auctioneers) Check back frequently as new product will be added. Jewelry to include Tiffany, Longines, and American Walthum, fashion items from designers Larry Weinstein, and Normandy and Monroe , pop culture items, art, decorative items, nostalgic items that include a Coke machine and bubble jukebox, furniture to include Thomas Moser chairs, Persian rugs and more.



Sep 28
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Simulcast: Fine & Decorative Arts Auction: 9-28-17

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Auction Center. Bid NOW via Live Auctioneers link on Details tab. Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Auction Center Thursday, September 28th at 12:00 PM ET. Our Fine & Decorative Arts Auction features a wide variety of Jewelry, Silver, Furniture, Rugs, Fine Art, Historical and Decorative Pieces.


Oct 3
Now Accepting Bids!

Online Only - Toys: 10-3-17

  •   Sep 6 @ 10:00AM EDT (Start)
  •   Oct 3 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Pre-Bid Online NOW and Online day of auction, Thursday, October 3rd at 8:00 PM at www.AlderferAuction.com. (Live Online auction begins at 8:00 PM). Single-Owner Antique and Vintage Toy collection featuring Antique; Christmas; Bull Dog Mascot; Cast Iron Banks; Fire Equipment/Vehicles; Candy Containers; Crandall; Clockwork; Disney; Hubley; Ives; Lead Soldiers; Mohair Animals; Penny Toys; Schoenhut; Tin Wind-Ups; Trains; Velocipede and more!


Oct 3
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Jewelry Auction: 10-3-17

  •   Sep 19 @ 3:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Oct 3 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online beginning Tuesday, September 19th through closing Tuesday, October 3rd at 8:00 PM. Unique silver, gold and designer jewelry for any special occasion.Unique silver, gold and designer jewelry for any special occasion. Featuring a selection of 18K, 14K and 10K Gold, Gold Filled and Sterling. Including Necklaces, Bracelets, Pendants, Earrings, Brooches, Rings and Watch. Along with Diamonds, Gemstones, Cameos, Enamel, Turquoise, Coral, Jade, Cinnabar and Pearls, find Designer, Costume and Period pieces. Including Victorian, TIFFANY & CO, Georg Jensen, Bulova, LANVIN PARIS, Squash Blossom, Concho, Pebbles and BamBam, Articulated Fish, Claddagh.


Oct 4
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Simulcast: Doll Auction - 10-4-17

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Auction Center. Pre-Bid Online NOW! Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Auction Center Wednesday, October 4th at 10:00 AM ET. From the Collections of Michelle Daunton et al. 400+ Lots of Fine Antique Dolls including German, French, Papier Mache, Cloth, Wood, Steiff. Also featuring many lots of Antique Trims, Laces, Antique Doll Clothing, Bear Perfume Bottles, Wax Bust and Much More. Discovery Dolls will be auctioned LIVE at 9:00 AM.


Oct 10

Open Valuation Event: 10-10-17

  •   Oct 10 @ 4:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Oct 10 @ 7:00PM EDT (End)
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At Alderfer Auction. Inviting Consignments for Fine & Decorative Arts & Related



Oct 17

Alderfer Simulcast - Firearms Auction: 10-17-17

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Online bidding via Proxibid will begin on or before Tuesday, October 3rd. Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Alderfer Auction Tuesday, October 17th at 9:00 AM.


Oct 18

Online Only Fishing Auction: 10-18-17

  •   Oct 4 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Oct 18 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online beginning Wednesday, October 4th through auction close, Wednesday, October 18th at 8:00 PM.


Oct 19

Alderfer Simulcast - Military Auction: 10-19-17

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Online bidding via Proxibid will begin on or before Thursday, October 5th. Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Alderfer Auction Thursday, October 19th at 9:00 AM.


Oct 24

Online Only - Nostalgic Treasures: 10-24-17

  •   Oct 10 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Oct 24 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online beginning Tuesday, October 10th through auction close Tuesday, October 24th at 8:00 PM. Offering an eclectic mix of decorative accessories, art, jewelry, furniture and carpets with a broad appeal to the emerging and seasoned collector. 





Nov 2

Alderfer Simulcast Auction - Stamps: 11-2-17

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Online bidding for selected lots will begin on or before Thursday, October 19th.




Nov 9

Online Only - Train Auction: 11-9-17

  •   Oct 26 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Nov 9 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid Online beginning Thursday, October 26th through auction close Thursday, November 9th at 8:00 PM.


Nov 14

Alderfer Simulcast - Firearms Auction: 11-14-17

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Online bidding via Proxibid will begin on or before Tuesday, October 31st. Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Alderfer Auction Tuesday, November 14th at 9:00 AM.


Nov 16

Alderfer Simulcast - Military Auction: 11-16-17

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Online bidding via Proxibid will begin on or before Thursday, November 2nd. Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Alderfer Auction Thursday, November 16th at 10:00 AM.






Dec 7

Alderfer Simulcast- Fine and Decorative Arts Auction: 12-7-17

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Online Bidding will begin in November. Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Alderfer Auction Thursday, December 7th at 12:00 PM ET. Our Fine & Decorative Arts Auction features a wide variety of Jewelry, Silver, Furniture, Rugs, Fine Art, Historical and Decorative Pieces.


Dec 12

Alderfer Simulcast - Firearms Auction: 12-12-17

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Online bidding via Proxibid will begin on or before Tuesday, November 28th. Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Alderfer Auction Tuesday, December 12th at 9:00 AM.


Dec 14

Gallery/Estate Auction: 12-14-17

Live at Alderfer Auction. Antiques; Furnishings; Collectibles; Primitives; China; Glassware; Artwork; Silver; Jewelry and more!


Dec 19

Alderfer Simulcast - Coin and Currency Auction: 12-19-17

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Online bidding via Proxibid will begin on or before Tuesday, December 5th.  Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Alderfer Auction Tuesday, December 19th at 4:00 PM.