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Inviting Consignments

Inviting Consignments

Inviting attractive, well-maintained pre-owned cars, commercial vehicles, equipment and boats for upcoming auctions.

Musical Instruments

Inviting Consignments

Vintage musical instruments are invited for upcoming auctions.

Firearms and Military

Inviting Consignments

Firearms and militaria including medals, uniforms, books, documents & Ephemera are invited for upcoming auctions.

Welcome to Alderfer Auction!

Alderfer Auction compassionately helps individuals develop a plan for personal property via Auction, Appraisal and Downsizing Services. What is your plan?

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 Auction 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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Oct 18
Now Accepting Bids!

Live and Online: Military Auction: 10-18-18

Live and Online at Alderfer Auction. Pre-Bid Online beginning on or before Thursday, October 4th.  Bid LIVE at Alderfer Auction and Online Thursday, October 18th. Online lots begin at 10:00 AM followed by Offline lots. 450+ lots include Japanese Samurai swords; German WWII daggers and knives; German WW II insignia, pins and medals; German WW II flags, ephemera, and books;  Militaria including fatigue and dress uniforms, headgear, webgear, equipment, flags,  optics, bayonets and related items (US, German, Japanese, Soviet, and others).


Oct 18
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Single Owner Stained Glass Auction: 10-18-18

  •   Sep 25 @ 4:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Oct 18 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online from Tuesday September 25 through auction close on Thursday, October 18th at 8:00 PM. Single owner collection of stained glass windows, both wood framed and unframed panels. Includes textured and etched clear glass sidelights and transom windows, as well as antique stained glass with religious motifs and scenes.


Oct 20
Auction this Saturday, October 20th at 11:00AM

Real Estate Auction - Barto, PA: 10-20-18

Real Estate Auction - Barto, PA: 10-20-2018.  Welcome to this country home!  250 Forgedale Rd. Barto PA 19504 has something for all family members!  Enjoy the privacy of 10.19 acres that is under Act 319.  Horse or grazing animal lovers will enjoy the acreage and the gardener will love the 3 acres of deer fencing to protect your veggies!  There is also a 3 car garage for the car enthusiast that can hold 2 cars deep. For the baker or chef, the inside of this ranch home has a renovated kitchen which is the heart of the home!  The eat in kitchen has granite countertops, nice size windows, tile floors, deep sinks, a great island with a prep kitchen.  It also has stainless steel appliances.  The kitchen opens to the living room which has a natural stone floor to ceiling wood fireplace with a Heatilater with nice views of the yard.  The recently renovated bathroom has a claw foot tub and stand up shower.  For the entertainers, there is a covered patio that has a built-in stone wood fed smoker and grill. The private yard extends to a large 40 foot inground pool for the hot summer nights!  This quiet country setting is minutes from Bear Creek Resorts and close to the Lehigh Valley. Auction will be live and onsite October 20, 2018 at 11AM and will be subject to confirmation of the seller day of the auction.  A 10% deposit due day of auction and of that 10% -$15,000 has to be in certified funds. 10% buyer’s premium will be added to the hammer price to render the final price of the home. Settlement on or before December 4th, 2018. 


Oct 21
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Farmhouse & Outbuildings Feature Furnishings, Advertising Items, Rugs, Cast Iron, Kitchen Wares, Electronics, Holiday Decor, Outdoor Furniture, Lawn & Garden Equipment, Tree Stands & Much More - Newtown, PA: Closing 10-21-18

  •   Oct 8 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Oct 21 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid now through auction close on Sunday, October 21st at 8:00 PM. Stunning Newtown Farmhouse and Outbuildings Feature Antique and Primitive Furniture; Decorative Accessories; Artwork; Advertising Items; Rugs; Pottery; Crockery; Cast Iron Doorstops, Banks & Toys; Tin Toys; Books; Fireplace Accessories; Linens; Trains; Kitchen Wares including Adams Ironstone & Dansk; Barware; Small Appliances; China & Glassware to include Waterford & Williams Sonoma; Children's Books, Toys & Games; Electronics including Bose & LaserDisc Players & Discs; Fall, Halloween & Christmas Decor; Lloyd Loom Wicker Furniture; Weber Grill; Multiple Groupings of Terracotta Pots & Planters; Many Groupings of Lawn & Garden Hand & Power Tools & Equipment to Include Carts, Edger, Trimmers, Blowers, Chipper, Sprayers, Mowers, Chainsaw, Tiller, Rollers, Spreaders & More; Ladders; Generator; Tree Stands & Camping Equipment; Building Materials & Much More.


Oct 22
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Stately Farmhouse Features Antique & Asian Style Furnishings, Decorative Accessories, Pottery, Statuary, Sculptures, Carvings, Lighting, Rugs, Artwork, Screens, Holiday Items, Outdoor Statuary & More - Ottsville, PA: Closing 10-22-18

  •   Oct 11 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Oct 22 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid now through auction close on Monday, October 22nd at 8:00 PM. Stately Ottsville Farmhouse Features Furniture to Include Leather, Antique & Asian Style; Decorative Accessories Including Baskets, Tribal Items, Pottery, Statuary, Sculptures, Carvings & More; Lighting; Rugs; Artwork Including Oil Paintings, Prints & Photographs; Mirrors; Screens; China & Glassware; Kitchen Wares; Linens; Electronics; Holiday Figures & Decorations; House Plants; Outdoor Statuary, Furniture, Accessories & Much More.


Oct 23
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online: Single Owner 1950s - 1960s Ginny Doll Auction: 10-23-2018

  •   Oct 10 @ 3:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Oct 23 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online from Wednesday, October 10th 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.



Oct 25
Auction Now Open for Bidding!

Live and Online General Store III: 10-25-18

  •   Oct 5 @ 4:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Oct 25 @ 11:30AM EDT (End)
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Live and Online at Alderfer Auction. Pre-Bid Online Now. Bid LIVE at Alderfer Auction and ONLINE Thursday, October 25 at 11:30 AM. Bid on 150+ Lots of Tobacco Tins, Coffee Tins, Advertising Items, Vintage Food and Drink Containers, Display Cases, Scales, Apothecary Items and more.


Oct 25
Live Public Auction Oct. 25th! Broker Participation Welcome!

Real Estate Auction - Glenside, PA: 10-25-18

    Real Estate Auction - Glenside, PA: 10-25-18


    Oct 25
    Now Accepting Bids!

    Alderfer Online - Contractor Equipment Liquidation Includes Trailer, Plow, Scaffolding, Ladders, Building Supplies, Motorcycle, Hand & Power Tools, Plumbing & Electrical Supplies, Furniture, Lighting & More - Worcester, PA: Closing 10-25-18

    •   Oct 12 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
    •   Oct 25 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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    Bid now through auction close on Thursday, October 25th at 8:00 PM. Contractor Equipment Liquidation Includes Trailer; Plow; Scaffolding; Ladders; Building Supplies; Motorcycle; Gasboy Pump; Air Compressor/Paint Sprayer; Hand and Power Tools by Husqvarna, Bosch, Makita, DeWalt, Ridgid, King Canada, Ryobi, Milwaukee & More; Plumbing & Electrical Supplies; Chainsaw; Chains; Hardware; Lighting; Furniture & More.


    Oct 29
    Now Accepting Bids!

    Alderfer Online- Fiestaware Auction: 10-29-18

    •   Oct 16 @ 12:00PM EDT (Start)
    •   Oct 29 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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    Bid Online through Monday, October 29th at 8:00 PM. Large collection of vintage Fiesta including dinner plates, dessert plates, various sizes of bowls, gravies, cups and saucers, salad bowls, salt and pepper shakers, vases, tumblers and more.


    Oct 30
    Auction Now Open for Bidding!

    Alderfer Online - Nostalgic Treasures Auction: 10-30-2018

    •   Oct 16 @ 8:00PM EDT (Start)
    •   Oct 30 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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    Bid Online beginning Tuesday, October 16th through auction closing Tuesday, October 30th at 8:00 PM. Offering an eclectic mix of treasures to include Art, Jewelry, Furniture, Decorative Accessories and more.


    Nov 1

    Field and Stream Auction: 11-1-18

    Live at Alderfer Auction. Large Selection of fishing rods, fresh and saltwater reels, tackle boxes, lures and other tackle, boating supplies and accessories, hunting accessories, ammunition, taxidermy  and related items.



    Nov 1
    Now Accepting Bids!

    Alderfer Online - Expansive Estate of Artist & Lifetime Collector Includes Native American Figures, Tin Toys, Model Cars, Steins, Paperweights, Dolls, Hat Pins, Miniatures, Furnishings, Artwork, Glassware & More - Douglassville, PA: Closing 11-1-18

    •   Oct 15 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
    •   Nov 1 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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    Bid now through auction close on Thursday, November 1st at 8:00 PM. Expansive Estate of Artist and Lifetime Collector 3 Part Auction, Part 1, Includes Collections of Native American Figures; Tin Toys; Folk Art; Danbury Mint, Franklin Mint & Ertl Model Cars; Steins; Art Glass; Paperweights; Minerals; Trains; Hat Pins; Sewing Machines; Miniatures; Dolls to Include Shirley Temple, Effanbee, World Dolls, Gone With the Wind, Celebrity, Gorham, Kewpie, Horsman & More; Furnishings; Lighting; Numerous Groupings of Original Artwork; Frames; China & Glassware; Ceramics; Pottery; Electronics; Books; Holiday Items; Linens & Much, Much More.


    Nov 4
    Now Accepting Bids!

    Alderfer Online - Expansive Estate of Artist & Lifetime Collector Includes Hand Painted Furnishings, Artwork, Dolls, Primitives, Candy Molds, Pewter, Cast Iron, Wood Carvings, Handbags, All-Clad & More - Douglassville, PA: Closing 11-4-18

    •   Oct 17 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
    •   Nov 4 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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    Bid now through auction close on Sunday, November 4th at 8:00 PM. Expansive Estate of Artist and Lifetime Collector 3 Part Auction, Part 2, Includes Hand Painted Furnishings, Boxes, Bird Houses, Tinware & More; Original Artwork; Dolls including Madame Alexander, Shirley Temple & Raggedy Ann & Andy; Doll Furniture, Clothing & Accessories; Furnishings; Lighting; Primitives; Candy Molds; Franklin Mint & Other Pewter Groupings; Cast Iron Toys; Wood Carved Items; China & Glassware to include English, Noritake, Lenox & Franciscan Dinnerware Sets; Kitchen Wares including All-Clad Cookware; Small Appliances; Pottery; Stoneware; Figurines; Holiday Items; Linens & Quilts; Women's Clothing, Shoes & Accessories; Handbags including Multiple Groupings of Vera Bradley; Evening Bags to include Whiting & Davis & Other Beaded; Statuary; Garden Pots & Accessories & Much, Much More.


    Nov 8

    Live and Online - Jewelry Auction: 11-8-18

    Live and Online at Alderfer Auction. Pre-Bid Online beginning on or before Thursday, October 25th.  Bid LIVE at Alderfer Auction and Online Thursday, November 8th at 10:00 AM. 




    Nov 15

    Stamp Auction

    New Time! Selected Stamp lots will be sold Live and Online. Bidding will begin for those lots on or before Thursday, November 1st. This auction includes an extensive Italian area collection, many scarce items, varieties, covers, high quality US including #277, Washington-Franklins, Zeppelins, mint sheets and postage, early one pound Great Britain values and many box lots, cover lots, albums and stock book accumulations with much useful mid-range material and maybe a surprise or two. These lots are all fresh to the market collector holdings and are offered at no reserve.


    Nov 15
    Open Houses: Sunday, October 28th, 2018 from 1-3:00PM and Thursday, November 8th, 2018 from 3-5:00PM

    Real Estate Auction - Perkiomenville, PA: 11-15-18

    •   Nov 15 @ 4:00PM EST (Start)
    •   Nov 15 @ 5:00PM EST (End)
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      More information coming soon.    Date of Auction: 4:00 PM on November 15th, 2018 Open Houses: Sunday, October 28th, 2018 from 1-3:00PM and Thursday, November 8th, 2018 from 3-5:00PM   Property Adress: 3223 Little Road Perkiomenville PA, 19074 Upper Fredrick Twp Montgomery County


      Customer Testimonial

      "I LOVE your service because you were able to help in so many areas - appraisals, moving things to multiple locations and floor plan. You were very helpful in assisting both my mother AND myself. I will definitely recommend Alderfer Auction to friends who may be moving elderly parents or downsizing." - Sarah H., Transitions & Downsizing Customer