Gallery/Estate and Vehicle Auction: 8-30-18

Live at Alderfer Auction. Vehicles will be sold Live and Online at 9:00 AM and will include 1985 Chevy Corvette, 1984 Mercedes 280 SL Convertible, 1992 Mercedes 300, 2001 Buick LeSabre; 2004 John Deere L110 Automatic Lawn Tractor; Antiques; Furnishings; Collectibles; Quilts; Crocks; Military Items; Door Stops; Quality collection of leaded glass windows; small collections of travel postcards and stamps; Railroad Collectibles; Lionel Trains; Primitives; China; Glassware; Artwork; Silver; Jewelry and More.

Bidding Now Open on Vehicles!

Live at Alderfer Auction. Vehicles to include 1985 Chevy Corvette, 1984 Mercedes 280 SL Convertible, 1992 Mercedes 300, 2001 Buick LeSabre; 2004 John Deere L110 Automatic Lawn Tractor; Antiques; Furnishings; Collectibles; Quilts; Crocks; Military Items; Door Stops; Railroad Collectibles; Lionel Trains; Primitives; China; Glassware; Artwork; Silver; Jewelry and More.

Preview: Tuesday, August 28th and Wednesday, August 29th from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM; 8:00 AM Day of Auction.

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Auction Schedule

9:00 AM - Auditorium: Vehicles, China, Glassware, Artwork. Sets at 10:30 followed by quilts, wall items and stained glass

9:00 AM Hallway: Furniture followed by Box Lots in Third Ring

9:00 AM Gallery: Jewelry, Sterling

1:00 PM Gallery: Musical Instruments

 

China and glass including Lenox, Royal Copenhagen, B & G, transferware, Dresden, Mottahedeh, Herend, Minton, Quimper, Faience, Aynsley, Gray's pottery, Leedsware, butter pats, Majolica, Limoges, Villeroy & Boch, historical blue, flow blue, stick spatter, creamware, export, soft paste, luster, cheese box, and more.

 

Glass including paperweights, syrups, Mary Gregory, Murano glass, Waterford, Blenko, pair of tulip vases, sandwich glass, green glass, cobalt, ruby glass, Bristol, Vaseline, thumbprint, blown glass, cut glass, pressed glass, hobnail, perfume bottles, decanters, silver overlay, art glass, and more.

 

Collection of pottery including Weller, McCoy, Fulper, Little Red Riding Hood collection, Roseville collection including Foxglove, Dahlia, Dogwood, Apple Blossom, Fuchsia, Magnolia, and more. Collection of boxes including silver plate, brass, snuff boxes, tobacco boxes, soap boxes, lacquer, wood, bone, leather and more. Large enameled box collection including Halcyon, Staffordshire enamels, and more. Large collection of harmonicas including Hohner, Opera, master supertone, Echo Luxe, Chromatic, and more. Figurine collection including Denmark figures, B&G boys and girls, Copenhagen hens, farmer and cows, birds and more. Bunnykins collection of Beswick pottery figures, plus Hummels including Goose girl, Little Scholar, Chick Girl, Morning Concert, Two Hands One Treat, Birthday Treat, plates plus Goebel Madonna and more. Figural collection of Staffordshire Lambs, whippets, parrots, birds and more. Large collection of lamps including many stained glass lamps featuring dragonflies, sunflowers, draping grapes, and more plus, slag glass, Gone With the Wind lamps, Nippon, Asian, porcelain, brass, wall sconces, and more.

 

Orientalia including cloisonné, vases, lacquerware, sensors, mud men, rosewood stands, stone grapes, snuff bottles, Peking glass, Arita vases lamps, , incense burners, wooden carvings, bronze Statues, cloisonné ginger jars, silks, parrot, jardinières, jade carvings, soapstone, celadon, brass crane on turtle sculpture, and more.

 

Primitives including crocks, redware, snuff boxes, spatter ware, knives, wooden ladles, salt glazed, stoneware, toy boxes, bell collection, string holders, bottle collection including apothecary and brown bottles, tureen ware, burl boxes, match safes, porcelain hanging rack, peat bucket, shaker box, rosettes, oil lamp, bitters bottles, cigarette boxes, Planters peanuts jars, folding ruler, miniature wood carvings, sleigh bells, travel case, molding plane, advertising pieces, door stops including floral, cats, dogs and more.

 

Sterling Silver and coin silver including spoon collection, compact, iced tea spoons, frames, cow creamer, gravy boats, George Jensen tray, meat platter, teapot, covered containers, salts, pitcher, snuff box, creamer and sugar, platters, porringer, Tiffany bowl, bud vase, trumpet vase, cigarette case, demitasse spoons, dresser jar, compote, bowls and more. Silver Plate including trivets, serving tray, salt, candle stand, flatware set, serving pieces and more.

 

Large grouping of copper including dovetail teapots, fish pot, sifters, measures, pitchers, pots, pans, colander, molds, pail, skillet, plus brass including door knockers, bottle openers, fire starters, scale, lantern, scoops, fireplace tools, sifters and ladles, candlesticks,  inkwells, door knockers, scribes, grape shears and more. Pewter including teapots, charger, sailor tip tray, and more.

 

Auction also includes beaded bags, black memorabilia, painted porcelain painted porcelain portrait, Middle Eastern bone carving, Bakelite napkin rings and flatware pieces, postcards, Hitler books, Lincoln bookends, locks and keys, and more.

 

Artwork including silhouettes, watercolors, prints, posters, oil on canvas, Redfield prints, portrait, Indian postcards, porcelain portrait, black memorabilia, Philadelphia map, woodblock, icons, quilts, silks, crewel work pieces, and more. Sculptures including eagle of the Sioux by Lawrence Heyda, Fritz Klimsch nude, green stone carving, Remington type, and more.

 

Furniture including farm house table, Duncan Phyfe table, Sheraton end tables, nesting tables with marquetry inlay, butler's tray table, drop leaf, marble top demi-lune table, spinning wheel, yarn-winder, cradle, mirrors, partners desk, maple 50's cabinet, display cases, work lamps, curio cabinet, dresser, sideboard, corner curio cabinet, games tables, doll furniture, work tables, and irons, wind vanes, lamps, tilt top tables, sideboard, marble top cabinet, Barrister bookcases, clocks, marble top Victorian cabinet, Henkel Harris dressers, corner cabinet, plus Oriental Rugs, braided rugs, mats and more.

 

Sterling silver grouping includes Jensen, Gorham, J.E. Caldwell, marked Georgian teapot, trays covered dish.  Louis Vuitton duffle bag, 19th century mahogany knife boxes with inlay work and locks,  jewelry includes 18k Bailey Banks and Biddle women’s pocket watch, Native American sterling and more.

 

Quality collection of leaded glass windows from local churches and mainline mansions.

 

John Pierotti art

 

Asian art and silks.

 

Pair of brass andirons

 

Gimbal lamp

 

Ornately decorated crocks, one marked N.H.

 

Oil on canvas by “S. Margqrit”

 

Philadelphia Phillies collectible memorabilia, autographs and ephemera.

 
Small collections of travel postcards and stamps.

 

WWI Remington 1913-1-16 bayonet with scabbard.

WWII European marked bayonet with scabbard.

 

Railroad collectibles include a collection of Lanterns; Caboose Lamps; Baltimore & Ohio Railroad China – 84 pcs including Luncheon Plates, Cups, Saucers, Bowls, Water Pitchers, Creamers, Gravy and more; Large collection of railroad buttons; Lehigh Valley Railroad collectibles including pictures, buttons, pencils, car tags, timetables, paperweights and more; 39 Hallmark Keepsake Train Ornaments with boxes; Paper items that include advertisements, safety rules, pictures, time tables, post cards, tickets and more; Reading Railway System items to include notepad, calendar holder, stamp and stamp holder, conductor hats; Nostalgia Station Chessi Cat B&O Railroad Museum 3 Limited Edition Small Plates (#550 or 5,000); Rand McNally 1893 Railway Guide; Large dated Railroad Tie collection; Selection of Locomotive pictures. Telegraph items and more.

Military items to include:

  1. Moorish flint lock rifle, teakwood.  Long stock, trumpet tail stock and butt plate.  Flint lock hammer and flash pan, powder and ball.  Brass rosette décor with Arabic motifs.  62 ½” long. 
  2. Percussion muzzle loading long gun, squirrel type.  Walnut stock, snap hammer, complete with ramrod, steel butt plate, smooth bore, powder and ball.   53” long.
  3. Powder flask, copper body, brass dispenser and chain.  Made by James Dixon & Sons, Sheffield.  Flat bulb shaped.  Repousse carving on front with dead game.  2”x4”x9” long.
  4. Civil War dress sword, brass handle emboss and reticulated carved in floral, foliate and cartouche designs.  Leather wrapped handle, steel blade.  37” long. 

VEHICLES WILL BE SOLD LIVE AND ONLINE AT 9:00 AM AND WILL INCLUDE:

1985 Chevrolet Corvette 
Mileage: 68155
Body Type: 2 Door Coupe
Trim Level: Base
Drive Line: RWD
Engine Type: V8, 5.7L (350 CID)
Transmission: 4 speed manual
VIN #: 1G1YY0789F5107169

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Features and Notes: Car runs and drives. Currently not inspected. Cosmetic issues including fading/rubbed off paint, heavy upholstery wear. Car is in need of new emergency brake cable and hood latches need to be reattached and adjusted. Glass roof seals are cracking and in need of replacing. Digital dash display is working but needs backlight.

1984 Mercedes 280 SL Convertible 
Year: 1984
Make: Mercedes Benz
Model: 280 SL
Mileage: 63,027
Body Type: 2 door convertible, silver.
Trim level: 280 SL
Drive Line: RWD
Engine Type: Inline 6 cylinder. 
Transmission: Automatic
VIN: WDB1070421A010461

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Features and notes: Car runs and drives smoothly. Black leather/vinyl interior. Rare model! Imported by Joseph Cirillo. Model not originally available for sale in the US. Removable hard top.

2001 Buick LeSabre Passenger Car
Year: 2001
Make: Buick
Model: LeSabre
Vehicle Type: Passenger Car
Mileage: 173,879
Body Type: 4 Door Sedan, blue
Trim Level: Custom
Drive Line: FWD
Engine Type: V6, 3.8L
Fuel Type: Gasoline
Transmission: Automatic
VIN #: 1G4HP54K11U297678

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Features and Notes: Runs and drives smoothly. Blue leather interior. AM/FM Cassette. Front bumper is cracked on driver's side and scuff is evident on front, driver's side quarter panel.


1992 Mercedes-Benz 300 Passenger Car
Year: 1992
Make: Mercedes-Benz
Model: 300
Vehicle Type: Passenger Car
Mileage: 169,612
Body Type: 4 Door Sedan, blue
Trim Level: 300E
Drive Line: RWD
Engine Type: L6, 3.0L; SOHC
Fuel Type: Gasoline
Horsepower: 177HP
Transmission:
VIN #: WDBEA30D6NB812484

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Features and Notes: Car runs and drives. Tan leather interior. Was serviced recently. Issues that still need addressed: sunroof will not close fully. Blower motor makes continuous whirring. Some cosmetic and body issues.

2004 John Deere L110 Automatic Lawn Tractor

Year: 2004
Make: John Deere
Model: L110
ID # GXL110A236439
42" Cutting deck with bagging system.
Just over 500 hours.
Kohler Command 17.5hp engine
Transmission: Hydrostatic
Tractor is clean and runs well. Two keys. Manuals.

PLEASE NOTE: Registration for this auction takes place at Alderfer Auction. Online or App Registration through Alderfer Auction not enabled for this auction. Thank you.

15% BUYERS PREMIUM WITH 3% DISCOUNT FOR CASH OR ACCEPTABLE CHECK. WE ALSO ACCEPT ALL MAJOR CREDIT CARDS.

Terms & Conditions of Sale

Alderfer Auction, 501 Fairgrounds Road, Hatfield, PA 19440. 215.393.3000.

By bidding at Alderfer Auction whether it be live, online, onsite, absentee or phone bid, you agree to be bound by Alderfer Auction’s Terms & Conditions stated here forth. Addendum statements made day of auction take precedence over previously printed materials.

 

The validity and interpretation of any of the terms and provisions of this agreement or of the rights and duties of the parties under this agreement shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and venue of all proceedings shall occur in Montgomery County, PA.

 

1. Bidding Qualifications

Live Bidding

Buyers must register for a bidding number by giving name, address, phone number, and identification acceptable to us. Please show your bidding number to the auctioneer after each purchase you make.

 

The highest bidder shall be the buyer, and if any dispute arises between two or more bidders, the auctioneer shall decide the buyer or immediately put the item up for sale again. In the event of a tie between an online bidder and the floor bidder, the successful bidder will be at the Auctioneer’s discretion. The auctioneer’s decision will be binding and final.

 

Some lots are offered subject to a reserve, which is a confidential minimum price below which such a lot will not be sold. The record of sale, kept by the auctioneer and clerk, will be taken as absolute and final in all disputes.

 

Simulcast Bidding

Simulcast Auctions are conducted in front of a live audience. During these events each item presented in the auction is also available for bidding in an online venue hosted by a third party provider such as www.liveauctioneers.com, www.invaluable.com, www.proxibid.com. While the auctioneer is receiving bids from an assembled audience, phone and absentee bidders, the auctioneer is also taking bids from bidders who are bidding through the third-party providers in real time or by advance bidding. Following the auction the successful bidders are notified and payment arrangements are made; applicable buyer’s premium applies.

 

At its discretion, Alderfer Auction may also accept bids from approved internet bidders. Alderfer Auction or any of its staff shall not be held responsible or liable for any human or technical bidding errors, or internet bidding system shutdowns that may occur.

 

Alderfer Online Only Bidding

Alderfer Auction sometimes uses the services of a third party auction platform for online bidding. Please refer to third party website for how to register and bid online. Buyer is responsible for all online bidding. Alderfer Auction cannot place bids for the buyer as the buyer must properly register and bid through the third party platform.

 

At its discretion, Alderfer Auction may also accept bids from approved internet bidders. Alderfer Auction or any of its staff shall not be held responsible or liable for any human or technical bidding errors, or internet bidding system shutdowns that may occur.

 

Absentee Bidding
For those unable to attend the auction, Alderfer Auction offers the absentee bid service as a convenience to our patrons. Alderfer Auction will not be held responsible for error or failure to execute the bid(s). Absentee bids must be in writing and a fifty dollar ($50) minimum bid is required per item.

 

Phone Bidding
Phone bids must be in writing. All phone bids are required to open at $250 or half of the published estimate (whichever is greater and no less than $250). We suggest that phone and absentee bids be made 24 hours in advance to allow time for processing. 

  • Everyone leaving an absentee/phone bid must be willing to leave their credit card number to assure payment of a successful bid(s) is received by the end of the next day following an auction.
  • Illegible bid(s) will be disregarded.
  • Applicable sales tax will be added to the sales total unless a tax-exempt number is on file in our office by the day of the auction.
  • Applicable Buyer’s Premium will be added to each purchase.
  • All successful bid(s) requested to be shipped to the buyer will be sent by an in-house or third party shipper and billed by the shipper.
  • Buyer is responsible to make shipping arrangements.
  • Bids are executed in competition with the audience on an alternate basis. Due to uncertainties of bidding, a lot may sell to the audience for the same amount authorized by the absentee bid. To avoid this possibility, the absentee bidder may authorize Alderfer Auction to increase their bid by one increment by placing a (+) sign beside the bid price.
  • Merchandise is to be removed from the Auction Center within two weeks following the auction.
  • Storage fees: Any items left at the auction center for more than two weeks following the auction date will incur storage fees at a rate of $10.00 per lot, per week regardless of the size or value of the lot. Storage fees will begin on the 15th day regardless of payment status
  • Alderfer Auction offers the absentee/phone bid service as a convenience to our patrons who are unable to attend the auction.
  • Alderfer Auction will not be held responsible for error or failure to execute the bid.
  • All items are sold as is without warranty or guarantee.

 

Alderfer Auction shall have the right to accept absentee and phone bids for any items consigned for any particular auction. Alderfer Auction reserves the right not to execute any absentee bid at its discretion and to have no liability for any inadvertent failure to execute any such bids.

 

Bidding Increments for Live & Phone Bidding

Generally, bidding increments are made as follows although Auctioneer has the discretion and authority to change. Online bidding increments may vary, see each auction for details.

 

$5 until $49 is reached

$10 until $199 is reached

$25 until $499 is reached

$50 until 999 is reached

$100 until $1,999 is reached

$250 until $4,999 is reached

$500 until $9,999 is reached

$1,000 until $19,999 is reached

$2,500 until $49,999 is reached

$5,000 until $49,999 is reached

$10,000 until $99,999 is reached

 

2. Buyer’s Premium, Sales Tax & Payment

Applicable buyer’s premium is applied per auction. The hammer price, buyer’s premium and sales tax shall be added together to reach the total purchase price for an item. PA residents pay 6% sales tax unless a Tax Exempt Form is on file.

 

Acceptable forms of payments are Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, PayPal (with the exception of Firearms, Militaria & Sporting Auctions), wire transfer, money order, cash and check.

 

Payments are due immediately upon purchase and before exiting the facility. Returned checks will be assessed a $35 charge for insufficient funds.

 

Successful online bidders, who bid through a third party online bidding platform, will be assessed a 5% surcharge. This charge offsets the fee collected by the third party platform. For more information regarding this charge please see third party website for terms.

 

3. Pick-Up, Shipping & Storage Fees

Customer Responsibility Check List:

  • Payment
  • Pickup or Shipping Scheduling/Arrangements
  • Vehicle, Helpers, Packing Supplies
  • Review Terms

Alderfer Auction offers onsite shipping subject to limitations. Shipping, handling and insurance fees are additional to the total purchase price. Fees must be paid in advance by credit card. If you choose to ship your item, YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR MAKING SHIPPING ARRANGEMENTS.

 

All lots must be removed from the premises of Alderfer Auction no later than 14 days after an auction.

If you choose to pick-up your lots at the Auction Center, our regular hours are Monday – Friday 8:00AM – 5:00PM. Please call 24 hours in advance to schedule a pick-up time. Packing materials are the responsibility of the purchaser.

 

Any items left at the auction center for more than two weeks following the auction date will incur storage fees at a rate of $10.00 per lot, per week regardless of the size or value of the lot. Storage fees will begin on the 15th day regardless of payment status.  

 

Unpaid items still remaining at our auction center 30 calendar days after the auction date will be considered abandoned and will be consigned to a future auction without additional notice to the purchaser.

 

For Fine & Decorative Arts, Collector's and Nostalgic Treasure Auctions please contact third shipper, Alderfer Auction does not ship extremely fragile items.

 

Call or email to make shipping arrangements with the recommended shippers below or select your own:

Alderfer Auction

Shipping Department

Shipping@AlderferAuction.com

215.393.3000

 

Recommended third party shipping is available through:

 

The UPS Store

252 Main St.

Harleysville, PA  19438

https://harleysville-pa-2302.theupsstorelocal.com

store2302@theupsstore.com

215.256.4241

 

For oversized items:

 

Craters and Freighters of Philadelphia  

Phone: 215.234.8090  

Toll Free: 866.397.0488  

http://www.cratersandfreightersphilly.com/

 

Vintage Transport

888.882.4442

 

Alderfer Auction is not responsible for any damage or loss that occurs via a third party shipper.

 

Alderfer Auction may refuse shipping an item due to the size, weight, and fragile nature of certain items. We do not offer in-house shipping for: framed canvas paintings, glassware, statues/figurines made of glass, porcelain, or other breakable materials. We understand for some items there may be exceptions, however it is at the discretion of the shipping department to determine which items can be shipped and which items will require third-party shipping. Please inquire about international shipments.

 

4. Warranty & Condition Reports

All announcements made on auction day shall take precedence over previously distributed information, print or electronic media.

All items are sold "AS-IS, where-is" with no warranty expressed or implied. Descriptions are believed to be accurate but not guaranteed. Please bid accordingly if you are uncertain of the condition or use of an item. Statements by Alderfer Auction regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation or assumption of liability by Alderfer Auction. Photographs may also be used to represent condition of an item.

While every effort is made to determine provenance, authenticity and condition, it is the responsibility of the Bidder to arrive at their own conclusion prior to bidding. Provenance and authenticity including attributions are guaranteed by neither the consignor nor Alderfer Auction.

Alderfer Auction strongly encourages bidders to personally inspect all lots. The Bidder should also review online descriptions, listings and/or catalogs to obtain necessary information. Bidders may contact Alderfer Auction for a condition report at ConditionReport@AlderferAuction.com. Alderfer Auction will attempt to furnish one, but shall not be liable for failing to do so. All auction inquiries must be received a minimum of 48 hours prior to the start of the auction.

5. Estimates

Item estimates provided in print or electronic media are not a representation or a prediction of the hammer price that will be realized at auction, which may be substantially different from our original estimates. We shall not be liable for any discrepancies between our estimates and a price realized.

 

Any appraisal, estimate or opinion expressed by any principal or employee of Alderfer Auction, consultant to Alderfer Auction, or other person with respect to the anticipated auction price of any item or merchandise is a statement of opinion only and Alderfer Auction makes no guarantee, warranty or agreement with respect to the sale price of any item.

6. Artwork Authorship & Authenticity

General

  1. If we say "c." for circa, a certain date, then it was made within 25 years of that date. 
  2. Measurements are given within 1" of actual size. 
  3. Measurements are given height before width.
  4. WAF means With All Faults
  5. Alderfer Auction is not responsible for color variations in print and electronic media.
  6. Alderfer Auction is not responsible for typos in print and electronic media.
  7. Terms & Conditions may change frequently and without notice. Latest version of Terms & Conditions will always supersede any previous printed or online statements.

Authorship

  1. Name of Artist- Indicates that the work, in our best judgment, is by the named artist. 
  2. Attributed to- In our best judgment, the work may be by the artist. 
  3. Circle of- In our best judgment, a work of the period of the artist and closely related to the artist's style. 
  4. School of- In our best judgment, a work by a pupil or follower of the artist. 
  5. After- In our best judgment, a copy of the known work of the artist.
  6. In the Manner of- This painting represents the style of the named artist but was painted at a later date; the authorship is unknown.  

 

Authenticity

Signature- The signature, inscriptions and dates are transcribed in print as they appear and are located as follows:

 

SLL: Signed Lower Left

SLR: Signed Lower Right

SUL: Signed Upper Left

SUR: Signed Upper Right

SLC: Signed Lower Center

SUC: Signed Upper Center. 

  1. If we state "signed" in our opinion, the signature is of the named artist. 
  2. If we state "bears signature" in our opinion, the signature might be that of the artist, but we make no guarantee that the work is by the named artist. 

 

7. Clocks and Watches

Due to the sensitive and mechanical nature of clocks and watches, we do not guarantee them to be in running or working condition.

8. Furniture

If we say "Chippendale Mahogany Chest of Drawers," we represent that the piece was made during that period

If we say "Chippendale Style Mahogany Chest of Drawers," we represent that the piece looks like the period mentioned, but it was crafted at a later date.

9. Firearms

Alderfer Auction is a Licensed Federal Firearms Dealer (FFL) located in southeastern Pennsylvania. Whether you are buying or selling firearms at Alderfer Auction you will be assured that your firearms have been processed according to the rigorous regulations established by the Federal Government. It is recommended that all Firearms be checked by a competent gunsmith before firing to ensure safe usage.

 

Registration Fees

A $9 per gun transaction fee will be assessed for gun registration; $7 per gun transaction fee thereafter which is in addition to the total purchase price.

 

Firearm Laws

All firearms are sold in accordance with Federal and Pennsylvania State Laws. All post 1898 (Modern) firearms must be registered in compliance with Federal and State Law. Purchasers of Modern firearms who are Pennsylvania residents must complete state and federal registration forms at Alderfer Auction, 501 Fairgrounds Rd., Hatfield, PA 19440, or provide a signed copy of a Federal Firearms License from a dealer that your purchase can be shipped to. FFL Dealers and out-of-state buyers must have in their possession on the day of sale, signed copies of their Federal Firearms License in order to accept same-day delivery of modern firearms. Buyers who act as agents for FFL dealers must have a letter of agency as well as a signed copy of the dealers Federal Firearms License (FFL). Internet bidders who are out-of-state buyers and FFL dealers must fax a current FFL license within 24 hours of the close of the sale to Alderfer Auction at 215-368-9055. Curio & Relic FFL licenses will be accepted on auction lots indicated in the description "(C&R)”.

 

Specific State Restrictions

Auctions may contain many firearms and items that are non-compliant (not allowed) in certain States. Alderfer Auction WILL NOT ship or SELL any of these items that are prohibited in any State. We are aware of these Sates and their Laws and it is the duty of each potential bidder to make sure they are allowed to own this legally in their respective States. Alderfer Auction WILL NOT convert or make any firearm compliant to meet a certain State's requirements. Listed here are state laws restricting the sale of certain high-capacity magazines. These are STATE laws, sometimes there are COUNTY or CITY laws with stricter restrictions. It is your responsibility to be or become familiar with local gun laws.

California: We do not ship, sell, or offer for sale any magazines over 10 rounds to anyone in California or anyone using a billing address in the state of California.

Hawaii: We do not ship, sell, or offer for sale any magazines over 10 rounds that may fit a handgun to anyone in Hawaii or anyone using a billing address in the state of Hawaii.

Illinois: We do not ship, sell, or offer for sale any magazines over 12 rounds to anyone in Chicago, IL or anyone using a billing address in Chicago, IL. We do not ship, sell, or offer for sale any magazines over 15 rounds to anyone in Aurora, IL or anyone using a billing address in Aurora, IL.

Maryland: We do not ship, sell, or offer for sale any magazines over 20 rounds to anyone in Maryland or anyone using a billing address in the state of Maryland.

Massachusetts: We do not ship, sell, or offer for sale any magazines over 10 rounds to anyone in Massachusetts or anyone using a billing address in the state of Massachusetts.

New Jersey: We do not ship, sell, or offer for sale any magazines over 10 rounds to anyone in New Jersey or anyone using a billing address in the state of New Jersey.

New York: We do not ship, sell, or offer for sale any magazines over 10 rounds to anyone in New York or anyone using a billing address in the state of New York.

Ohio: We do not ship, sell, or offer for sale any magazines over 30 rounds to anyone in Ohio or anyone using a billing address in the state of Ohio.

Any firearms sold containing prohibited magazines as mentioned above will be shipped less the banned magazine, no refunds will be offered.

Purchasers may inspect the merchandise and are urged to do so. The Auctioneer makes no warranty as to condition and shall not be responsible for any defects in any Lot. Any used firearm should be inspected by a competent gunsmith for safety, function, and proper ammunition type/size before attempting to fire. Any description of mechanical function or condition does NOT mean the gun has been inspected or tested for firing capabilities. All goods are exposed for Public Exhibition and for Internet buyer's, condition is described in the listings.

 

 

Firearm Shipping

Shipping, handling, registration and insurance fees are additional to the total purchase price. Fees must be paid in advance by credit card before items are shipped. Because Alderfer Auction is FFL approved, all shipping, packing and insurance are handled by Alderfer Auction. Costs are as follows:

 

  1. Packing fee of $25 for the first long gun
  2. $10 for each additional long gun
  3. $11 for the first handgun
  4. $6 fee for each additional handgun

 

UPS shipping and insurance fees will then be applied to each item. To economize we will pack multiple items of similar size and type together if possible. All items will be shipped UPS-ground or required overnight parcel for handguns. Insurance is an additional fee of 1% of hammer price plus buyer’s premium. We ONLY ship to the continental U.S.

 

Any winning bidder wanting to ship a firearm or firearms outside of the continental United States must make arrangements with an FFL Importer/Exporter. The bidder is responsible for all shipping costs related to Alderfer requirements as stated above to the Importer/Exporter, and all costs in accordance with the Importer/Exporter in shipping the firearm(s) to said bidder.

 

Questions regarding shipping, handling and insurance costs or tracking of your package, please contact our shipping department at:

 

Alderfer Auction

Shipping Department

215.393.3000 office

267.638.1063 direct

Shipping@AlderferAuction.com

 

Please allow 2 weeks for shipping from receipt of payment.

 

10. Endangered Species

Each threatened and endangered species will be assessed on a case-by-case basis as mandated by State and Federal laws. If you have questions please call 215.393.3000.

11. Alderfer Online Onsite Auctions

Alderfer Auction conducts auctions at various different onsite locations through online only timed auctions. The terms and conditions mentioned herein apply to these auctions along with the requirements below regarding merchandise pick-up.

 

Designated pick-up times are established for customers to remove their purchased items. Schedule a pick-up time via www.Appointy.com or call 215.393.3000. www.Appointy.com instructions will be included in your invoice.

 

NO REFUNDS will be given on purchased items that are not picked up during the designated pick-up time.

 

Delivery

Delivery fees are additional to the total purchase price. Please call or email for delivery fees for your particular lot(s). Fees must be paid in advance by credit card. If you choose to have your item(s) delivered, YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR MAKING DELIVERY ARRANGEMENTS. Items brought back to the auction center will be held, at no charge, for 1 business day following the pick-up day. For each day thereafter that the item(s) are not picked up a $5.00 per day storage fee will be assessed. Please call us to arrange these services no later than 24 hours prior to the auction pick-up time.

 

If you are in need of your purchase being brought back to Alderfer Auction for pick-up at our facility or would like the item(s) to be delivered to your home, call or email to make delivery arrangements:

 

Alderfer Auction

Delivery Department

Dan Angstadt

215.393.3000 office

267.638.1063 direct

Dan@AlderferAuction.com

 

12. Limitations of Liability

Alderfer Auction is not liable for any breach or default by the consignor of a Lot. Alderfer Auction may withdraw any item before the sale if there is doubt as to the authenticity, title, or laws restricting the sale of the item or the accuracy of the Consignor’s representations.

 

13. Governing Law

Pennsylvania State Law prohibits any owner from bidding on their own merchandise to enhance the value. “Bidding in” or bidding on behalf of the Consignor shall be grounds for discontinuation of the auction and a claim for any resulting damages including, but not limited to, a reasonable amount for lost commissions.

 

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