Alderfer Auction - Online

Alderfer Auction has Several Types of Online Auctions Available to meet the needs of our clients and customers. Each venue has unique qualities, please read the definitions below.

ONLINE ONLY TIMED AUCTIONS
IDENTIFIED AS “ALDERFER ONLINE”

An online only timed auction is an online auction run largely by the computer. Items are posted on www.AlderferAuction.com along with photos and descriptions. The items are posted for 5-10 days prior to the close of the auction. From the comfort of your home you may view and monitor your bids 24/7. For your convenience, these items are also available to be viewed at the facilities of Alderfer Auction during advertised preview times. The computer bids on behalf of the bidder against any competition from the lowest possible bid to the maximum bid specified. Bidders are notified by email if they have been outbid. This provides the option for the bidder to increase their bids should they so choose. 

Another unique feature in our timed auction is extended bidding. Alderfer Auction does not allow sniping. It's a bid placed within the last 3 minutes of a lot’s scheduled end time, we extend the sale by 3 minutes from the last bid. This way other bidders have a chance to place a bid. Extending bidding continues until 2 hours after the last lot scheduled and time. All purchases are billed to the high bidder’s credit card at time of purchase; applicable buyer’s premium applies.


ONLINE ONLY “ONSITE” TIMED AUCTIONS
ALSO IDENTIFIED AS “ALDERFER ONLINE”

An online only “onsite” timed auction is run the same way as an online-only timed auction except the items are located at a specified advertised site. 

An online only timed auction is an online auction run largely by the computer. Items are posted on AlderferAuction.com along with photos and descriptions. The items are posted for 5-10 days prior to the close of the auction. From the comfort of your home you may view and monitor your bids 24/7. Preview times and the location for pick up is advertised according to the terms of each of these events.

The computer bids on behalf of the bidder against any competition from the lowest possible bid to the maximum bid specified. Bidders are notified if they have been outbid. This provides the option for the bidder to increase their bids should they so choose. Another unique feature in our timed auction is extended bidding. Alderfer Auction does not allow sniping. It's a bid placed within the last 3 minutes of a lot’s scheduled end time, we extend the sale by 3 minutes from the last bid. This way other bidders have a chance to place a bid. Extending bidding continues until 2 hours after the last lot scheduled and time.

All purchases are billed to the high bidder’s credit card at time of purchase; applicable buyer’s premium applies.


Nov 29
Now Accepting Bids!

New Hope, PA: Part 1 | November 29, 2020 at 8:00 PM

  •   Nov 12 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
  •   Nov 29 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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    Bid now through Sunday, November 29th. This auction will begin closing at 8:00 PM at a rate of 5 lots per minute.

    Nov 30
    Now Accepting Bids!

    Corkscrews | November 30, 2020 at 7:00 PM

    Online Only
    •   Nov 16 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
    •   Nov 30 @ 7:00PM EST (End)
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    Bid now through Monday, November 30th. This auction will begin closing at 7:00 PM at a rate of 5 lots per minute.

    Nov 30
    Now Accepting Bids!

    New Hope, PA: Part 2 | November 30, 2020 at 8:00 PM

    •   Nov 16 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
    •   Nov 30 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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      Bid now through Monday, November 30th. This auction will begin closing at 8:00 PM at a rate of 5 lots per minute.

      Dec 2
      Now Accepting Bids!

      Collectors Day 1 | Jewelry, Luxury Gifts, Silver, Historical, Furniture and Rugs | December 2, 2020 at 10:00 AM

      Live Online
      •   Nov 18 @ 1:00PM EST (Start)
      •   Dec 2 @ 10:00AM EST (End)
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      Auction is open for pre-bidding until Wednesday December 2nd at 10:00 AM, at which time pre-bidding will cease and the auction will go live at the auction center (no live audience, just our auctioneer and auction staff). When the auction goes live, lots will be sold one at a time, in numerical order, by a live auctioneer who will be taking bids from multiple online bidding platforms, absentee and phone bids. During pre-bidding you are able to submit a max (maximum) bid. The bidding platform or our auction staff will bid on your behalf up to the maximum bid that you have entered. Once the auction goes live if you wish to increase your bid you will have to wait until that lot opens for bidding and enter any additional bids manually.

      Dec 3
      Now Accepting Bids!

      Collectors Day 2 | Fine and Decorative Arts | December 3, 2020 at 10:00 AM

      Live Online
      •   Nov 19 @ 3:00PM EST (Start)
      •   Dec 3 @ 10:00AM EST (End)
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      Auction is open for pre-bidding until Thursday December 3rd at 10:00 AM, at which time pre-bidding will cease and the auction will go live at the auction center (no live audience, just our auctioneer and auction staff). When the auction goes live, lots will be sold one at a time, in numerical order, by a live auctioneer who will be taking bids from multiple online bidding platforms, absentee and phone bids. During pre-bidding you are able to submit a max (maximum) bid. The bidding platform or our auction staff will bid on your behalf up to the maximum bid that you have entered. Once the auction goes live if you wish to increase your bid you will have to wait until that lot opens for bidding and enter any additional bids manually.

      Dec 3
      Now Accepting Bids!

      New Hope, PA: Fox Run Preserve | December 3, 2020 at 8:00 PM

      •   Nov 20 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
      •   Dec 3 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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        Bid now through Thursday, December 3rd. This auction will begin closing at 8:00 PM at a rate of 5 lots per minute.

        Dec 6
        Now Accepting Bids!

        Wallingford, PA: Part 1 | December 6, 2020 at 8:00 PM

        •   Nov 19 @ 12:00PM EST (Start)
        •   Dec 6 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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          Bid now through Sunday, December 6th. This auction will begin closing at 8:00 PM at a rate of 5 lots per minute.

          Dec 7
          Now Accepting Bids!

          Wallingford, PA: Part 2 | December 7, 2020 at 8:00 PM

          •   Nov 19 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
          •   Dec 7 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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            Bid now through Monday, December 7th. This auction will begin closing at 8:00 PM at a rate of 5 lots per minute.

            Dec 9
            Now Accepting Bids!

            Sports Memorabilia | December 9, 2020 at 12:00 PM

            Live Online
            •   Nov 20 @ 1:00PM EST (Start)
            •   Dec 9 @ 12:00PM EST (End)
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            Auction is open for pre-bidding until Wednesday December 9th until 12:00 PM, at which time pre-bidding will cease and the auction will go live at the auction center (no live audience, just our auctioneer and auction staff). When the auction goes live, lots will be sold one at a time, in numerical order, by a live auctioneer who will be taking bids from multiple online bidding platforms, absentee and phone bids. During pre-bidding you are able to submit a max (maximum) bid. The bidding platform or our auction staff will bid on your behalf up to the maximum bid that you have entered. Once the auction goes live if you wish to increase your bid you will have to wait until that lot opens for bidding and enter any additional bids manually.

            Dec 9
            Now Accepting Bids!

            Discovery Art | December 9, 2020 at 7:00 PM

            •   Nov 25 @ 3:00PM EST (Start)
            •   Dec 9 @ 7:00PM EST (End)
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            Bid now through Wednesday, December 9th. This auction will begin closing at 7:00 PM at a rate of 5 lots per minute.

            Dec 9
            Now Accepting Bids!

            Gemstones | December 9, 2020 at 8:00 PM

            •   Nov 25 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
            •   Dec 9 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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            Bid now through Wednesday, December 9th. This auction will begin closing at 8:00 PM at a rate of 5 lots per minute.

            Dec 10
            Now Accepting Bids!

            Furniture | December 10, 2020 at 7:00 PM

            •   Nov 27 @ 3:00PM EST (Start)
            •   Dec 10 @ 7:00PM EST (End)
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            Bid now through Thursday, December 10th. This auction will begin closing at 8:00 PM at a rate of 5 lots per minute.

            Dec 10
            Now Accepting Bids!

            Gallery | Home Decor | December 10, 2020 at 8:00 PM

            Online Only
            •   Nov 23 @ 10:00AM EST (Start)
            •   Dec 10 @ 8:00PM EST (End)
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            Bid now through Thursday December 10th. This auction will begin closing at 8:00 PM at a rate of 5 lots per minute.

            Firearms and Field & Stream | December 15, 2020 at 10:00 AM

            Live Online
            •   Dec 2 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
            •   Dec 15 @ 10:00AM EST (End)
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            Auction will be open for pre-bidding from Wednesday, December 2nd until Tuesday, December 15th at 10:00 AM, at which time pre-bidding will cease and the auction will go live at the auction center (no live audience, just our auctioneer and auction staff). When the auction goes live, lots will be sold one at a time, in numerical order, by a live auctioneer who will be taking bids from multiple online bidding platforms, absentee and phone bids. During pre-bidding you are able to submit a max (maximum) bid. The bidding platform or our auction staff will bid on your behalf up to the maximum bid that you have entered. Once the auction goes live if you wish to increase your bid you will have to wait until that lot opens for bidding and enter any additional bids manually.

            Dec 15

            Firearm Accessories | December 15, 2020 at 7:00 PM

            Online Only
            •   Dec 2 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
            •   Dec 15 @ 7:00PM EST (End)
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            Bid from Wednesday, December 2nd  through Tuesday, December 15th. This auction will begin closing at 7:00 PM at a rate of 5 lots per minute.

            Vehicles | December 16, 2020 at 6:00 PM

            Live Online
            •   Dec 2 @ 5:00PM EST (Start)
            •   Dec 16 @ 6:00PM EST (End)
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            Auction will be open for pre-bidding from Wednesday, December 2nd until Wednesday December 16th at 6:00 PM, at which time pre-bidding will cease and the auction will go live at the auction center (no live audience, just our auctioneer and auction staff). When the auction goes live, lots will be sold one at a time, in numerical order, by a live auctioneer who will be taking bids from multiple online bidding platforms, absentee and phone bids. During pre-bidding you are able to submit a max (maximum) bid. The bidding platform or our auction staff will bid on your behalf up to the maximum bid that you have entered. Once the auction goes live if you wish to increase your bid you will have to wait until that lot opens for bidding and enter any additional bids manually.