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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 23
Bidding Now Open!

Alderfer Simulcast: Single Owner - The Hellyer Collection - featuring Books, Decorative, Sterling, Clocks, Furnishings and Fine Art: 8-23-18

Single Owner - The Hellyer Collection. Pre-Bid Online beginning on or before Thursday, August 9th. Bid Live at Alderfer Auction and Online Thursday, August 23rd at 12:00 Noon. 320+ Lots featuring Books, Decorative, Sterling, Clocks, Furnishings and Fine Art.


Aug 27
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Auction Features Antique Furnishings, Primitives, Tall Case Clocks, Oil Lamps & Lanterns, Coffee Grinders, Reloading Equipment & Ammunition, Hunting, Camping & Fishing Items, Tools & Much More - Lehighton, PA: Closing 8-27-18

  •   Aug 16 @ 10:00AM EDT (Start)
  •   Aug 27 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid now through auction close on Monday, August 27th at 8:00 PM. Estate Auction Features Antique Furnishings; Tall Case Clocks; Primitives including Coffee Grinders; Lighting, Oil Lamps & Lanterns; Artwork; Sculpture; China & Glassware to include Carnival, Depression & Wedgwood; Pottery including Roseville; Linens; Books; Postcards; Cameras & Equipment; Reloading Equipment, Gun Cases, Targets, Ammunition & Other Accessories; Sporting, Camping & Boy Scout Equipment; Hunting & Fishing Items including Knives; Kitchen Wares; Appliances; Power & Hand Tools & Much, Much More.


Aug 28
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Nostalgic Treasures Featuring Music Memorabilia Auction: 8-28-2018

  •   Aug 15 @ 10:00AM EDT (Start)
  •   Aug 28 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online beginning Wednesday, August 15th through auction closing Tuesday, August 28th at 8:00 PM. Offering 100+ lots of treasures to include Art, Jewelry, Furniture, Decorative Accessories and Music Memorabilia featuring autographs, record albums and more.



Aug 30
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Simulcast: Musical Instrument Auction: 8-30-18

Simulcast (Live and Online). Pre-Bid Online beginning Thursday, August 16th. Bid LIVE at Alderfer Auction and Online Thursday, August 16th at 1:00 PM. 45-Lot musical instrument offering to include unique vintage brass instruments. Woodwinds, and stringed instruments. Conn Double-bell Euphonium, Trumpets and Cornets by Boosey and Hawkes, Amati, King Master, Leslie, and Holton. G.Givardi Rotary Valve Trumpet, A. Gerday Cavalry Valve Trombone, USN Tenor Horn, Mellophone, Oboe, Saxophones, Bowed Psaltries, Pianoettes, Ukelins, Zithers, Mandolin harp. 1970 Fender Mustang Bass Guitar, Hagstrom Electric guitar, vintage tenor banjo, Galveston acoustic guitar. Deagan Vibroharp. John Juzek Violin. Gemeinhardt flute. Sears Silvertone Amp Head. Kalamazoo mandolin.  Korg digital recording studio board. Vintage Gibson Reverb III unit.


Sep 8
OPEN HOUSES: Wed Aug. 22nd from 4-6 PM and Sun Aug. 26, form 1-3 pm

Real Estate Auction - Allentown, PA: 9-8-18

  •   Sep 8 @ 11:00AM EDT (Start)
  •   Sep 8 @ 12:00PM EDT (End)
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Real Estate Auction - Allentown, PA: 9-8-18




Oct 3

Alderfer Simulcast Doll Auction - From the Collections of Rosemarie Snyder and Regina Steele (Part Two) and the Estate of Grace Olsen: 10-3-18

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Auction Center. Pre-bid Online beginning in September. Bid LIVE at Alderfer Auction and Online Wednesday, October 3rd at 10:00 AM. Selling the Collections of Rosemarie Snyder and Regina Steele (Part Two) and the Estate of Grace Olsen. Approximately 500 lots of Fine Dolls, Toys, Holiday & Miniatures/Room Boxes. 


Oct 23

Alderfer Online - Single Owner 1950's -1960's Ginny Dolls: 10-23-18

  •   Oct 9 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Oct 23 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online from Tuesday, October 9th through auction closing on Tuesday, October 23rd at 8:00 PM. 100+ Lots of Single Owner Ginny Dolls from the 1950’s and 60’s.