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Alderfer Auction has a team of experienced professionals in the areas of Auction, Appraisal, Downsizing and Real Estate Services. We work with individuals, financial advisors, accountants, attorneys, banks, executors and insurance companies to help develop a plan for personal and real estate property. Whether you are in transition of relocating, moving, divorce, splitting assets, downsizing and liquidating collections or the passing of a family member and the inheritance process, Alderfer Auction can help make it easier for you. 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.

 


Current Auctions

Jun 12
Bidding begins May 29th!

Mid-Century Modern and Design | June 12, 2024 at 10:00 AM

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Our June 12th Mid-Century Modern auction presents a fine selection of mid-century modern furniture, art, and décor from top designers of the 20th century. This is a rare chance for collectors and interior designers to acquire quality pieces from the titans of the modernist movement. Have mid-century modern to sell? Sell alongside these quality pieces. Contact us today to embark on the auction process. 

Jun 13
Bidding starts May 30th!

Fine and Decorative Arts | June 13, 2024 at 10:00 AM

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The June Fine & Decorative Arts Auction hosted by Alderfer Auction showcases a variety of stunning pieces, including fine jewelry, sterling silver, decorative art, furniture from both modern and historic periods, artwork, and rugs. Highlights include works of art by Fern Coppedge, George Sotter, Martin Heade, Diane Itter and others. Have fine and decorative art to sell? Sell alongside these quality pieces. Contact us today to embark on the auction process. 

May 28
1-Day Pickup in Downingtown, PA

Estate Sale | Downingtown, PA | May 28, 2024 at 8:00 PM

  •   May 15 @ 4:00pm EDT (Start)
  •   May 28 @ 8:03pm EDT (End)
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This wide-ranging auction offers something for everyone, from furniture and decor to tools and vehicles. Discover dressers, tables, chairs, and outdoor furniture in various styles. Vintage enthusiasts can explore antique trunks, Roseville pottery, Wallace Nutting prints, and primitive pieces. Find lighting options, mirrors, artwork, serving dishes, and barware to enhance your home. Tool seekers will appreciate the selection of power tools from Craftsman, Makita, and Porter-Cable, along with hand tools, clamps, and vises. Woodworking equipment, automotive items, and outdoor gear are also featured. The vehicles up for auction include a Honda Ridgeline pickup and a Ford Escape. Unique finds like the Bruno stair lift and vintage folding bicycle add intrigue. With its diverse inventory encompassing home goods, tools, vehicles, and collectibles, this auction promises potential treasures for bidders of all interests.

May 29
Sell at Alderfer Auction!

Walk-In Wednesdays at Doylestown | Complimentary Valuation May 29 | 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

No Appointment Necessary, Limit 4 Items
We invite you to discover the exceptional value nestled within your own collections. Every Wednesday from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM at our Doylestown location, you can receive a complimentary valuation, limited to 4 items. You are also welcome to schedule an in-home appointment for a more in-depth exploration. 

May 29
Now Accepting Bids!

Jewelry | May 29, 2024 at 8:00 PM

Online Only
  •   May 15 @ 10:00am EDT (Start)
  •   May 29 @ 8:03pm EDT (End)
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This diverse jewelry auction features an array of pieces made from 14k and 18k gold, sterling silver, and various gemstones. The collection includes charm bracelets, gold chains, necklaces, earrings, and rings in a range of styles. Sterling silver jewelry showcases semiprecious stones like turquoise, marcasite, amethyst, onyx, and pearls. Jade enthusiasts will find a variety of necklaces, bracelets, and pendants in various colors, many with 14k gold accents. The auction also includes intricately carved shell cameo jewelry set in 14k gold, as well as timepieces from popular brands such as Raymond Weil, Movado, Seiko, Citizen, and Bulova. Antique and vintage jewelry pieces with fascinating histories are available, including a 15k gold reliquary and a gold locket brooch with seed pearls and onyx. Other notable items include a 14k gold Masonic diamond ring and a rare American West sterling silver and multi-gemstone cuff bracelet and earrings set

Jun 3
1-Day Pickup in Doylestown, PA

Estate Sale | Doylestown, PA | June 3, 2024 at 8:00 PM

  •   May 20 @ 2:00pm EDT (Start)
  •   Jun 3 @ 8:03pm EDT (End)
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This curated estate auction boasts high-end furniture from Henredon, Thomasville and Drexel, handmade oriental rugs, original art, and diverse decorative pieces. Furniture highlights include a mahogany Chippendale style bedroom set, French Provincial pieces, and a vintage Asian cabinet. The auction features Persian Bokhara and dragon motif rugs, original landscape and still life paintings, and a Toni Bauer relief carving. Decorative arts range from antique Black Forest to mid-century modern, including a bronze Venus garden statue, German gnome figure, and Chinoiserie mirror. Bidders will find collectible Hummel, Lladro and Royal Doulton figurines, Swarovski crystal, model trains, and vintage musical instruments. Luxury offerings include designer handbags, furs, gold jewelry, and fine pens. With quality electronics, houseware, tools and more, this well-rounded sale has pieces for every taste and interest. Visit our auction gallery to view the full catalog.

Jun 4
By Appointment June 4th from 4–6PM at our Doylestown Location. Limit 4 items.

Complimentary Valuation Event at Doylestown | June 4, 2024 from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

By Appointment, Limit 2 Items
We are holding a Complimentary Valuation Event by appointment on Tuesday, June 4th from 4:00 – 6:00PM at our Doylestown  location at 3795 Rt. 202. Limit 4 items. We are seeking Fine Art, Jewelry, Silver, Décor, Coins, Firearms, and Mid-Century Modern consignments. We are also accepting consignments at our Doylestown location on Wednesdays from 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM or schedule an in-home consultation. Visit us at Alderfer Auction in Doylestown, we are excited to share our gallery space with you.

Jun 5
Mid-Century Modern and Fine Art Auction Preview at Doylestown!

Fine Art and Mid-Century Modern Exhibition at Doylestown | June 5, 2024 from 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Alderfer Auction cordially invites you to a special exhibition of select highlights from our upcoming June 12 Mid-Century Modern & June 13th Fine Art Auction. This preview will be held at our Doylestown location at 3795 Rt. 202. Visit the Gallery to experience select exceptional jewelry, paintings, prints, Mid-Century Modern furniture, sculptures and decoratives in-person.

Jun 6
Now Accepting Bids!

Folk Art II | June 6, 2024 at 10:00 AM

Online Only
  •   May 23 @ 10:00am EDT (Start)
  •   Jun 6 @ 10:00am EDT (End)
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This curated auction showcases exceptional contemporary American folk art, with a focus on renowned artists like Dan and Donna Strawser, Lester Breininger, and Alan Kohr. The Strawsers' carved and painted wooden animals, dating from the 1970s to 2022, are complemented by Breininger's redware pottery and Kohr's intricate bird trees and figures. Other highlights include works by Gary Rosborough, Arlene Fisher, and Dolores Hackenberger, as well as fraktur and scherenschnitte by Teresa A. Hicks and P.J. Franklin-Hults. The sale also features an array of charming collectibles, from theorem paintings to a vintage Noah's Ark toy. With pieces by over a dozen acclaimed folk artists working in various media, this auction presents an unparalleled opportunity for collectors and enthusiasts to acquire works that exemplify the vibrancy and creativity of contemporary American folk art. Don't miss this chance to own a piece of this living legacy.

Jun 7
Accepting Firearm Consignments At This Show!

Alderfer Auction at the Eagle Show at Oaks, PA | Greater Phila Expo Center | June 7, 8 and 9

Accepting Firearm Consignments At This Show
Visit us at the Eagle Show at Oaks, PA at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, being held from Friday, June 7th through Sunday, June 9th. Come see our Firearms Team and browse items being sold in our June 18th auction. **We are accepting firearm consignments at this show.**. Missing this show but have firearms to sell? We are accepting consignments and buyouts from collections and estates. Contact us at firearms@alderferauction.com or call us at 215-393-3000. 

Jun 13
Open Houses: Thurs, May 30th from 4PM – 6PM and Tues, June 4th from 4PM – 6PM

Real Estate | 1032 Park Ave., Wycombe, Pa. 18980, June 13, 2024 at 4:00 PM

Live and Online
  •   May 23 @ 1:45pm EDT (Start)
  •   Jun 13 @ 4:00pm EDT (End)
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Open Houses: Thursday, May 30th from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM and Tuesday, June 4th from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to own a lovely split-level home in historic Wrightstown Township. Nestled in a private and wooded setting, this home features 4 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, a walkout basement and a screened-in porch with fabulous views! This home is equidistant to both Doylestown Borough and New Hope, where you will find a multitude of dining and shopping options, theatres, museums and historical attractions in less than a 15 minute drive. Also within close proximity are local parks, hiking and biking trails. This home will be sold live on location in Wycome and online Thursday, June 13th at 4:00 PM.

Jun 18
June Auction is full! Now accepting firearms for August sale!

Firearms and Militaria, Part 1 | June 18, 2024 at 10:00 AM

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Alderfer Auction presents our two-part June Firearms and Militaria auction, offering a wide selection of military, sporting, antique and collectible firearms and military swords, blades, military uniforms and field gear.  The sporting section features rifles, shotguns and handguns. Highlights include a Remington 1100 Trap & Winchester Model 12 & 97 shotguns, Sako, Weatherby, Winchester, Remington and Ruger Rifles. Handguns include Colt SAA, Diamondback, scarce Courier, Smith & Wesson 29-2, Dan Wesson 22 and many others. Antique buyers will find the best selection of arms we’ve had in years, with rare pieces like the Harper’s Ferry Hall Flintlock, R & J.D. Johnson M1816 Musket, Springfield M1870, Remington Zoauve, Smith & Wesson No. 1 and more.  Military offerings include M1 carbines by Winchester, Rockola, Underwood, Inland Div, Rem 03-A3’s, )3, 1917 Ishapore ZA1, Russian Capture German Mauser, and a scarce Hungarian O2 Code (FEG) Mosin Nagant 91/30 Vietnam Sniper Rifle. The auction continues with Ithaca 1911 A1, German PO8 Lugers, Japanese Nambu, British and Brazilian S&W Revolvers, Colt 1917, Japanese NCO Swords and more.

Jun 18
Bidding Starts Early June!

Firearms and Ammunition | June 18, 2024 at 7:00 PM

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Bid on a selection of handguns, shotguns and rifles by Colt, Iver Johnson, Hopkins and Allen, Marlin, Mossberg and assorted military firearms. The auction continues with a selection of ammunition including 223/5.56, 8mm Steyr, 6.5 Carcano, 204 Ruger, 30-06, 357 Mag, 9mm, 30 Carbine, 45 Auto, 22 Rimfire and much more.

Jun 19
June Auction is full! Now accepting firearms for August sale!

Firearms and Militaria with Uniforms, Part 2 | June 19, 2024 at 10:00 AM

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Alderfer Auction presents our two-part June Firearms and Militaria auction, offering a wide selection of military, sporting, antique and collectible firearms and military swords, blades, military uniforms and field gear.  The sporting section features rifles, shotguns and handguns. Highlights include a Remington 1100 Trap & Winchester Model 12 & 97 shotguns, Sako, Weatherby, Winchester, Remington and Ruger Rifles. Handguns include Colt SAA, Diamondback, scarce Courier, Smith & Wesson 29-2, Dan Wesson 22 and many others. Antique buyers will find the best selection of arms we’ve had in years, with rare pieces like the Harper’s Ferry Hall Flintlock, R & J.D. Johnson M1816 Musket, Springfield M1870, Remington Zoauve, Smith & Wesson No. 1 and more.  Military offerings include M1 carbines by Winchester, Rockola, Underwood, Inland Div, Rem 03-A3’s, )3, 1917 Ishapore ZA1, Russian Capture German Mauser, and a scarce Hungarian O2 Code (FEG) Mosin Nagant 91/30 Vietnam Sniper Rifle. The auction continues with Ithaca 1911 A1, German PO8 Lugers, Japanese Nambu, British and Brazilian S&W Revolvers, Colt 1917, Japanese NCO Swords and more.

Jun 19
Bidding Starts Early June!

Firearm and Sporting Accessories | June 19, 2024 at 7:00 PM

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This auction features firearm and sporting accessories to include scopes & optics, reloading equipment, gun cases, knives and swords. Also offered are rifle & pistol magazines, air rifles & pistols, fishing rods, reels and many lots of tackle.

Jun 25
Bidding Starts Mid-June!

Militaria | June 25, 2024 at 7:00 PM

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Offerings include uniforms, field gear, Distinctive Unit Insignia, pins and medals. You will also find M1 carbine, M16 and 1911 magazines, helmets, ephemera and much more.

Jun 27
Open Houses: Thurs. June 6th from 4PM – 6PM, Tues, June 11th from 4PM – 6PM and Thurs. June 20th from 4PM-6PM.

Real Estate Coming Soon | Properties Overlooking Lake Galena - Peace Valley Park in Chalfont, PA | June 27, 2024 at 4:00 PM

Live and Online
Open Houses: Thurs. June 6th from 4PM – 6PM, Tuesday, June 11th from 4PM – 6PM and Thurs.  June 20th from 4PM-6PM. Details coming soon on 2 homes on 24 combined acres overlooking Lake Galena “Peace Valley Park”, in Chalfont Bucks Co. PA. This property features a Fieldstone 4-bedroom farmhouse, barn and outbuildings, and a 3-bedroom ranch house, to be sold live on location in Chalfont and online Thursday, June 27th at 4:00 PM.

Jul 23
Inviting Consignments! Sell Your Auto With Alderfer Auction!

Vehicles | Invitation To Consign | July 23, 2024 at 6:00 PM

Consign Now!
Have a vehicle to sell? We are inviting consignments for quality motor vehicles including antique, classic, collectible, everyday, exotic, sports, and luxury brand cars. Our next vehicle auction will be Tuesday, July 23, 2024. Vehicles will include a 1967 Chevy Camaro and others. If you have a motor vehicle that you would like to sell, please contact us today for a free valuation. We would be happy to discuss your options and help you get the best possible price for your car. Consignment deadline is Friday, June 28th.