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 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. 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.


ONLINE ONLY AUCTIONS

Online only auctions are powered by a third-party service provider branded as “Live Auctioneers” these auctions can be viewed at www.AlderferAuction.com along with photos and descriptions. Items for these auctions are posted for 5-10 days prior to the date of the auction. From the comfort of your home you may view and monitor your bids 24/7.  For your convenience, these Auctions can be viewed at the facilities of Alderfer Auction during advertised preview times.

At the advertised starting time of the auction the bidder has the option to allow the computer to bid on their items by leaving a high bid price. Bidders may also choose to log onto “Live Auctioneers” to bid live on each item as it sells. Following the auction the successful bidders are notified and payment arrangements are made; applicable buyer’s premium applies.

Aug 25
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Chestnut Hill, PA Part 1: 8-25-19 | Charming Chestnut Hill Home Features Mid Century Modern Furnishings, Artwork, Sculptures, Rugs, China & Glassware, Kitchen Wares, Musical Instruments, Decorative Accessories & Much More

  •   Aug 16 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Aug 25 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid now through Sunday, August 25th. This auction will begin closing at 8:00 pm at a rate of 5 lots per minute. Charming Chestnut Hill Home (Part 1) Features Furnishings to Include Mid Century Modern, Leather & More; Original Artwork; Sculptures & Carvings; Rugs; China & Glassware by Royal Doulton, Belleek, Crown Ducal, Villeroy & Boch, Baccarat, Lenox & Waterford; Kitchen Wares; Small Appliances; Pottery; Copper; Dansk Enamel Ware; KitchenAid Stand Mixer; Musical Instruments; Decorative Accessories to Include Asian, Cloisonne, Trinket Boxes, Paperweights & More; Electronics; Books; Lamps; Women's Clothing; Planters, Plant Stands & Much More.


Aug 26
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Alderfer Online - Collection of Knives & Swords Auction: 8-26-19

  •   Aug 14 @ 2:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Aug 26 @ 6:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online through Monday August 26th at 6:00 pm. This auction will begin closing at 6:00 pm at a rate of 5 lots per minute. A selection of edged weaponry to include bowie, survival, pocket, and folding knives from manufacturers such as Marbles, Cold Steel, Ka-Bar, Smith & Wesson, Whitetail, and more. Swords to include modern Katana Samurai swords, a Marine Corps sword, and more.


Aug 26
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Alderfer Online - Chestnut Hill, PA Part 2: 8-26-19 | Featuring Leica & Other Cameras, Sculpture, Artwork, Mid Century Modern Furniture, Steins, Stamps, Dolls, Sewing Machines & Accessories, Designer Handbags, Lawn & Garden Tools, Statuary & More

  •   Aug 19 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Aug 26 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid now through Monday, August 26th. This auction will begin closing at 8:00 pm at a rate of 5 lots per minute. Charming Chestnut Hill Home (Part 2) Features Cameras to Include Leica, Sigma, Nikon, Olympus & More; Camera Accessories & Equipment; Telescope; Sculptures; Large Groupings of Artwork Including Originals; Mid Century Modern Furniture; Decorative Accessories; Collections of Steins, Stamps, Photographs & Dolls to Include Composition, Paper, Madame Alexander, Barbie & More; Linens; Holiday; Lighting; Books; Art, Craft & Sewing Supplies; Sewing Machines; Women's Clothing, Furs & Evening Bags; Designer Handbags; Garden Equipment, Tools & Statuary; Lawn Equipment; Tools & Much More.


Aug 27
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Media, PA: 8-27-19 | Outdoor Furniture & Garden Decoratives Auction

  •   Aug 14 @ 8:00AM EDT (Start)
  •   Aug 27 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid now through Tuesday, August 27th. This auction will begin closing at 8:00 pm at a rate of 5 lots per minute. Auction Features Outdoor Furniture & Decorative Items Including Cast Iron Garden Statues, Wagon Wheels, Cast Iron Bird Baths, Concrete Garden Statues, Cast Iron Benches, Wrought Iron Arbor, Milk Cans, Cast Iron Urns, Concrete Planters, Concrete Pedestals, Wrought Iron Garden Trellises, Wrought Iron Bistro Sets, Glass Top Tables, Wrought Iron Gates & Fencing, Wooden Wheelbarrows, Boot Scrapes, Sun Dials, Concrete Benches, Concrete Lawn Jockeys, Bronze Fountain Statues, Bronze Weathervanes, & Much More!


Aug 28
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Jewelry Auction: 8-28-19

  •   Aug 14 @ 3:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Aug 28 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online from Wed. August 14th through Wed., August 28th. This auction will begin closing at 8:00 pm at a rate of 5 lots per minute. Necklaces, Bracelets, Pendants, Chains, Earrings, Rings, Brooches, Pins, Charms,Tie Bar, Tac Pin, Clips, Cufflinks, Button, Pocket Watches, Wrist Watches, Fob,Thimble, Chatelaine Perfume Bottle, Locket, Match Safe. 18K, 14K, 10K, 9K, 8K,Yellow, White, Rose Gold, Gold Filled, Sterling Silver, Copper. Diamonds, Precious and Semi-precious Stones, Loose and Set, Pearls, Coral, Jade, Shell, Turquoise, Alaskan Walrus Ivory, Amber, Cameos, Stone Scarabs, Filigree, Carvings, Pietra Dura, China, Enamel, Laquer, Bakelite, CZ, Rhinestones. Including Victorian, Art Deco, Costume, Asian, Native American, Siam, David Andersen, Georg Jensen, Delft, Lucien Piccard, Elgin, Waltham, Bulova, Lyceum, Wittnauer, Catena, Ophir, Esprit, Mignon, Princess Mara, Cara, Staffordshire, Denton, Crownstaff, Castlecliff, NYE, Beau, Warner, Swarovski, Givenchy, Panetta, Lavalier, Signet, School Class, Masonic, Service, Star of David, Claddagh, New York 1939 World's Fair, Ulm Germany, Jamestown, Comedy & Tragedy, Frog, Rabbit, Turkey, Cats, Parrots, Insect, Elephant, Hot Air Balloon, Heart, Fairies, Bird Fetish, Squash Blossom, Floral.


Aug 29
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Alderfer Online - Musical Instrument Auction: 8-29-19

  •   Aug 15 @ 3:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Aug 29 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online from Thursday, August 15th through August 29th. This auction will begin to close at 8:00 PM at a rate of 5 lots per minute. Musical instrument offering to include Vintage CF Martin Ukulele, 1950’s Gibson Lap Steel, Vintage Multivox Premier Gig Amp, Washburn bowl-back Mandolin, collection of banjolins, concertinas, 1970 Ludwig Drum kit, violins, zithers, clay Austrian ocarinas, autoharps, smaller stringed instruments, and more!


Sep 3
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Doylestown, PA: 9-3-19 | Featuring Furniture, Rugs, Artwork, Lighting, Primitives, China & Glassware, Linens, Door Stops, Tools, Lawn & Garden Items & More

  •   Aug 21 @ 2:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Sep 3 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid now through Tuesday, September 3rd. This auction will begin closing at 8:00 pm at a rate of 5 lots per minute. Stately Doylestown Home Features Furniture; Rugs; Artwork; Lighting; Primitives; Fireplace Tools; China & Glassware; Linens; Door Stops; Tools; Lawn & Garden Furniture, Planters & More


Sep 4
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Sep 5
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Alderfer Online - Sports Memorabilia Auction: 9-5-19

  •   Aug 23 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Sep 5 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online from Friday, August 23rd through Thursday, September 5th. This auction will begin closing at 8:00 pm at a rate of 5 lots per minute. 150+ lot auction includes autographed jerseys, baseballs, bats, footballs, boxing gloves, hockey pucks, sticks, and sports cards. Signatures include those by Ty Cobb, Michael Jordan, Joe Frazier, Muhammad Ali, and many others. Some local gems include a 1928 Philadelphia Athletics team signed bat (possibly used) and a Philadelphia Eagles hall of fame team signed football.


Sep 11
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Alderfer Online - American Girl and Bitty Baby Doll Auction: 9-11-19

  •   Aug 21 @ 1:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Sep 11 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online Now through Wednesday, September 11th.This auction will begin closing at 8:00 PM at a rate of 5 lots per minute. 50+ Lots including (12) Dolls in original boxes and many original outfits. (2) Bitty Baby Dolls, Outfits, Accessories, Furniture. Display Size Coconut Dog and more.