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Alderfer Auction

Alderfer Auction has built a reputation for ethically and creatively helping people through life’s transitions. Whether buying or selling a collection or personal property, furnishing or downsizing a home or business, Alderfer Auction will find solutions that work for you. Alderfer combines the skillful knowledge of experts on antiques, fine art and collectibles, as well as specialty items. With over a half century of experience in promoting auctions, we not only know the marketplace we know how to reach buyers regionally and internationally, to create awareness and ultimately resulting in successful auction sales for our consigners.

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)

Bookmark this page - we add auctions frequently. Don't see an auction you saw on our former website? We are working to re-add auction listings for June and beyond.


Current Auctions


Feb 25
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Designer Home Furnishings, Artwork, Sculptures, Sporting & More - Ambler, PA: Closing 2-25-18

  •   Feb 16 @ 3:00PM EST (Start)
  •   Feb 25 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid now through auction close on Sunday, February 25th at 8:00 PM. Auction Features Furniture, including Ralph Lauren and Baker; Original Artwork; Antique and Contemporary Books; Mirrors; Sculptures; Decorative Accessories; Lighting; Oriental Rugs; China and Glassware to include Lenox and Wedgwood; Mexican and Italian Pottery; Linens; Kitchen Wares, Small Appliances and Entertaining Items; Men's and Women's Designer Clothing, Coats, Shoes, Handbags and Accessories; Electronics; Televisions; Golf Clubs, Bags and Accessories; Art and Craft Supplies; American Doll; Planters; Garden Accessories and More.


Feb 26
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Estate of Tom Baust - Holland, PA: 2-26-18

  •   Feb 12 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
  •   Feb 26 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid now through auction close on Monday, February 26th at 8:00 PM. Lifetime Collection of Antiques and Eclectic Pieces from the Estate of Tom Baust. Includes Furniture; Pedestals; Pianos; Lighting to include Chandeliers, Sconces and Lamps; Artwork, Mirrors, Needlework and Tapestries; Books; Primitives; Stained Glass; Linens; China; Glassware; Figurines and Decorative Accessories; Religious Items; Electronics; Kitchen Wares; Tools; Garden and Outdoor Items including Trellis Pieces, Furniture, Planters, Plant Stands, Fencing, Gates, Lanterns, Games and Much More.


Feb 27
Now Accepting Bids

Alderfer Online: Nostalgic Treasures Auction: 2-27-2018

  •   Feb 14 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
  •   Feb 27 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid Online beginning Wednesday, February 14th 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. Highlights include a Torch from the 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games, Sterling, Chinese Export, Silk Scarves, Tapestries, Persian Rugs, Jewelry and more!


Feb 28
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Bryn Mawr, PA: 2-28-18

  •   Feb 14 @ 3:00PM EST (Start)
  •   Feb 28 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid now through auction close on Wednesday, February 28th at 8:00 PM. Auction Features Furniture; Lighting; Artwork; Carpets; Books; China and Glassware; Figurines and Decorative Accessories; Kitchen Wares, Catering and Commercial Kitchen Equipment; Sewing Machines, Notions, Vintage Fabrics and Linens; Women's Clothing and Accessories; Vintage Christmas Ornaments and Decorations; Patio Furniture; Statuaries and More.



Mar 12

Online Only - Taxidermy: 3-12-18

  •   Feb 27 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
  •   Mar 12 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online beginning February 26th through auction close on Monday, March 12th at 8:00 PM.


Mar 20

Alderfer Simulcast - Coin Auction: 3-20-18

Simulcast (Live and Online). Online bidding via Proxibid will begin on or before Tuesday, March 6th.  Bid LIVE at Alderfer Auction and Online Tuesday, March 20th at 4:00 PM.


Mar 22

Discovery Art Auction: 3-22-18

Live at Auction Center.. A wide variety of works of art selling without reserve including 19th, 20th and 21st Century artists working in oil, water colors and works on paper. Many works by listed lesser known artists, works needing definitive attribution and some in need of restoration or framing.


Mar 22

Alderfer Simulcast - Collector's Auction: 3-22-18

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Pre-Bid beginning Thursday, March 8th. Bid LIVE at Alderfer Auction and Online Thursday, March 22nd at 12:00 Noon. Offering an eclectic mix of decorative accessories, rugs, art, jewelry 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.   French Dolls: Automatons; Fashions; Bebe Brevette, BruJne, Circle Dot Bru; Jumeau Portrait, Bebe Jumeau, Twins; Bebe LeParisene; SFBJ Poulbot Children; Schmitt; Steiner; Eugene Poir; Clothing & Accessories. German: Asian-JDK; S+H; Lady Dolls, Black S+H; Gilteubach. K*R Characters, all bisques. 20+ Schoenhuts. F+B American Children/DeWees Cochran. Steiff. Lenci. Chase ‘Little Nell’. Izannah Walker, Joel Ellis. Antique Bears. Artist Dolls. M. Hoyer. Doll Houses. Clothing, Accessories and more!


Apr 18

Alderfer Online - Sports Card Auction: 4-18-18

  •   Apr 4 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Apr 18 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online from Wednesday, April 4th through auction closing on Wednesday, April 18th at 8:00 PM. Have a collection to sell? We are Inviting Consignments for this Auction. Call Joyce 215-393-3000.


Jun 7

Alderfer Simulcast - Fine and Decorative Arts Auction: 6-7-18

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Bid LIVE at Alderfer Auction and ONLINE Thursday, June 7th at 12:00 PM ET. Pre-Bidding Online begins in May. Our Fine & Decorative Arts Auction features a wide variety of Jewelry, Silver, Furniture, Fine Art, Historical and Decorative Pieces. Auction also includes a 1928 American LaFrance Fire Truck, Model 94 City 6-Cylinder Service Truck - Decommissioned from Pennsburg Fire company (Montgomery County, PA) in 1985.


Feb 20

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

  •   Jan 23 @ 11:00AM EST (Start)
  •   Feb 20 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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Bid Online beginning Tuesday, January 23rd beginning at 12:00 PM 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.