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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


Aug 28
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Doylestown Workshop Contents, Lawn & Garden, & Home Furnishings: 8-28-17

  •   Aug 14 @ 10:00AM EDT (Start)
  •   Aug 28 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online from Monday, August 14th through auction close on Monday, August 28th at 8:00 PM. Auction includes Furniture; Kitchen Wares; Cameras and Photography Equipment; Rugs; Electronics; Appliances; Holidays Items; Portable Shower; Multiple and Large Groupings of Hand and Power Tools, Workbenches, Cabinets and Shelving Units; Dust Collection System; Multiple Groupings of Wine Making Supplies; Art Supplies; Lawn & Garden Groupings to include Garden Tools, Carts and Sprayer; Outdoor Furniture; Grills and Much, Much More.


Aug 28
Now Accepting Bids!

Online Only - Books Made Into Movies 1: 8-28-17

  •   Aug 14 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Aug 28 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online beginning Monday, August 14th through auction close, Monday, August 28th at 8:00 PM. 200+ Lots of books that were made into movies or mini-series. This is Part 1 of 3 Online Only auctions and features books with the names starting A through F.


Aug 29
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - North Wales, PA: 8-29-17

  •   Aug 17 @ 1:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Aug 29 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online from Thursday, August 17th through auction close on Tuesday, August 29th at 8:00 PM. Auction includes Fine Furniture and Decorative Accessories; Oil Paintings; Mirrors; Lighting; Sculpture; Glassware; Dolls to include Madame Alexander; Exercise Equipment; Home & Garden; Gas Grill; Garage Storage Cabinets; Tools; Ladders & More.


Aug 29
Now Accepting Bids!

Online Only - Trains: 8-29-17

  •   Aug 15 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Aug 29 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online beginning Tuesday August 15th through auction close Tuesday, August 29th at 8:00 PM. Featuring a collection LIONEL “O” gauge and "N" gauge trains -  Lionel NEW in PLASTIC train sets, engines and more.



Aug 30
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Simulcast Auction- Stamps: 8-30-17

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Bid NOW on Lots 1 - 56 via Proxibid - these lots will be sold Live and Online. 200+ Lots featuring a diverse offering of US and worldwide material, including better sets, unpicked collections, philatelic literature and unique cover lots with Philadelphia specialties and Zeppelin covers. Also fresh, early post WWll Germany sets, Poland and Baltic countries. All are offered at no reserve.


Aug 31
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Longaberger Pottery Auction: 8-31-17

  •   Aug 14 @ 12:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Aug 31 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online from Monday, August 14th through auction close Thursday, August 31st at 8:00 PM. 90+ Lots of Longaberger Pottery and Wrought Iron items.


Sep 5

Alderfer Online - Jewelry: 9-5-17

  •   Aug 25 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Sep 5 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online beginning Friday, August 25th through closing Tuesday, September 5th at 8:00 PM. Auction features unique silver, gold and designer jewelry for any special occasion. Includes a selection of rings, necklaces, earrings, bracelets, pins and more!


Sep 5
Now Accepting Bids!

Online Only - Lladro Collection: 9-5-17

  •   Aug 22 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Sep 5 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online from Tuesday, August 22nd  through auction close Tuesday, September 5th at 8:00 pm. 45 lots of Lladro Figurines, Eggs and Bells.



Sep 7
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Hilltown, PA: 9-7-17

  •   Aug 21 @ 12:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Sep 7 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online beginning Monday, August 21st through auction close on Thursday, September 7th at 8:00 PM. Untouched by time, this Estate Auction features a treasure trove of antiques and primitives! Auction items include: Furniture; China and Glassware; Advertising Items; Books and Ephemera; Toys; Quilts; Lamps; Rugs; Clocks; Trunks and Barn Primitives to include Feed Bins, Chicken Feeders, Workbenches, Tools, Planes, Saws, Ladders, Bicycles, Galvanized Tubs, Kettles, Pails, and much more!


Sep 12

Simulcast Coin Auction: 9-12-17

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Online bidding via Proxibid will begin on or before Tuesday, August 29th.  Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Alderfer Auction Tuesday, September 12th at 4:00 PM. 





Sep 18

Online Only - Books Made Into Movies 2: 9-18-17

  •   Sep 5 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Sep 18 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online beginning Tuesday, September 5th through auction close, Monday, September 18th at 8:00 PM. Books that were made into movies or mini-series. This is Part 2 of 3 Online Only auctions and features books with the names starting G through O.


Sep 19

Alderfer Simulcast - Firearms Auction: 9-19-17

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


Sep 21

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. 


Sep 26

Online Only - 1960's - 1990's Dolls and Accessories

  •   Sep 12 @ 10:00AM EDT (Start)
  •   Sep 26 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online from Tuesday, September 12th through auction close Tuesday, September 26th 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 28

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

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Auction Center. Online Pre-Bidding will begin in September. 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

Online Only - Toys: 10-3-17

  •   Sep 19 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Oct 3 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Pre-Bid Online beginning Tuesday, September 19th 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 4

Alderfer Simulcast: Doll Auction - 10-4-17

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Auction Center. Online Pre-Bidding will begin in September. Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Auction Center Wednesday, October 4th at 10:00 AM ET. From the Collections of Michelle Daunton et al. Discovery Dolls will be auctioned LIVE at 9:00 AM at Auction Center.


Oct 30

Online Only - Books Made Into Movies 3: 10-30-17

  •   Oct 16 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Oct 30 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online beginning Monday, October 16th through auction close, Monday, October 30th at 8:00 PM. Books that were made into movies or mini-series. This is Part 3 of 3 Online Only auctions and features books with the names starting P through Z.