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The Auction Process

Buying or Selling at Alderfer Auction is a thrill!

African Tribal Art Auction

60+ Lot African Tribal Art Auction

Within the Gallery/Estate Auction- Thursday, December 28th

Comic books

Thousands of Comic Books

Within the Gallery/Estate Auction- Thursday, December 28th

Brass trains
Brass trains

Brass Train Auction – Thursday, December 28th

100+ Vintage HO Model Brass Trains

Within the Gallery/Estate Auction- Thursday, December 28th

Alderfer Auction Holiday Hours: Closing at 1:00 PM Friday, December 22nd. Closed Monday, December 25th and Tuesday, December 26th.

Have a Happy Holiday!


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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Dec 19
Accepting Bids Now!

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. 200+ lots, denominations from half cents to gold, including, Half cents, Large cents, Flying Eagles, Indians, Lincolns, Two cents, Three cents, Shield, Liberty-V & Buffalo nickels, Seated, Barber and Mercury dimes, Seated, Barber, Liberty Standing & Washington quarters, Seated, Barber, Walking & Franklin halves, many Morgan dollars including GSA, Peace dollars, 17 gold coins ($1, $3, $2.50, $5, $20) of which many are slabbed including $1, Indian Princess, 1880 MS66, PCGS, Colonial, Hawaiian quarter, part sets, proof & mint sets, Silver Eagles, Silver & Gold commemoratives, foreign, Spanish silver, medals & tokens, currency, plus much more.

Dec 19
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Doylestown, PA - Antiques, Chandeliers, Carpets, Crystal & More: 12-19-17

  •   Dec 7 @ 11:00PM EST (Start)
  •   Dec 19 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid now through auction close on Tuesday, December 19 at 8:00 PM. Lifetime Collection of Furniture; Fine China, Flatware and Stemware to include Lalique, Swarovski, Murano, Herend, Nippon and Ginori; Large Collections of Artwork, Oriental Rugs and Books; Bookcases; Lighting; Crystal Chandeliers; Kitchen Wares; Entertaining/Serving Pieces; Fur Coats, Hats, Capes, Collars and More; Women's Clothing, Hats, Scarves, Gloves and Handbags to include Gucci; Linens; Religious Items; Holiday Decorations and Much More.

Jan 15

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

  •   Dec 27 @ 10:00AM EST (Start)
  •   Jan 15 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid Online beginning Wednesday, December 27th 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.

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 23

Online Only - Nostalgic Treasures: 1-23-18

  •   Jan 9 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
  •   Jan 23 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid Online via Proxibid beginning Tuesday, January 9th through auction closing Tuesday, January 23rd 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. 

Jan 30

Alderfer Online - Jewelry Auction: 1-30-18

  •   Jan 16 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
  •   Jan 30 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid Online beginning Tuesday, January 16th through closing Tuesday, January 30th at 8:00 PM. Unique silver, gold and designer jewelry for any special occasion.

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.

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 - Discovery Dolls will be auctioned LIVE at 9:00 AM ET. Simulcast Lots will be auctioned LIVE and Online 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, 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, Clothing, Accessories and so much more!