Past Auctions


Estate Sale | Thompson, PA | September 26, 2022 at 7:00 PM

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Check out the vehicles and equipment being offered in Thompson, PA! Picture yourself in the 2014 Ford F-350 XL Pickup Truck with less than 44,000 miles! There’s also a 2022 PJ 14ft dump trailer being offered, a 2006 Ford F-550 XL Pickup Truck, and a 2017 John Deere 4052M Tractor. Other highlights include a Troy Bilt Rototiller, a Grizzly Heavy Duty Drill Press, hand tools, material carts, extension ladders, and more! You can also place your bid for the real estate auction of this property featuring 30 picturesque acres in Susquehanna County with a 1,992 square foot log home and detached garage!

Furniture | September 22, 2022 at 7:00 PM

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Alderfer’s welcomes you to take a look at this month's furniture sale. Offerings include painted fancy chairs, unique MCM and vintage pieces, as well as traditional Chippendale, Regency and Sheraton styles. Of special note are two step-back cupboards and a double pedestal dining table. Rounding out this auction are Oriental rugs in various sizes and patterns. You won’t want to miss this one!

Real Estate | 1274 May Rd., Thompson, Pa. 18465 | September 22, 2022 at 5:00 PM

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Open Houses will be Saturday, September 17th from 11:00AM – 1:00 PM and Thursday, September 22nd from 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM.  If you like the “great outdoors”, this vacation home/investment opportunity is for you! Located 20 minutes from Elk Mountain Ski Resort, 5 minutes from D & H Rail-Trails (38 miles of Pennsylvania scenery), golfing, hiking, biking, fishing, private hunting grounds and more. This 1,992 square foot, 2-bedroom, 2-bath log home is privately situated on 30 acres in picturesque Susquehanna County. The cathedral ceiling in the living room features large windows that let in abundant natural light. Fire up the Jotul wood/coal stove on the beautiful natural stone hearth and warm up during the winter months. Propane heat is also an option. This home features an all-season sunroom with a pool table and dart board, perfect entertaining and viewing wildlife in the backyard. Other amenities include pine paneling throughout the home, hardwood and tile floors, on-site septic, well water. Contains an ADT security system for the house and garage. Investment opportunity: Timber, mineral and gas rights convey with property. The 36’ x 40’ detached garage with water and electric (30 AMP hookup) provides plenty of storage for your vehicles and ATV.s and more. Sells at or above $330,000 on September 22nd, 2022 at 5:00 PM. 

Discovery Art | September 21, 2022 at 7:00 PM

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Shop works of art by 19th, 20th & 21st Century artists working in a variety of mediums including oil, watercolor, pastel & mixed media. Listed artists include Eugène Demester, Anatol Andrew Kovarsky, Enid Butcher and Cesare A. Ricciardi. New to the Alderfer stage is Harry Louis Stevens (1901-1985). A native Philadelphian, he studied at the Philadelphia Museum School, the Art Institute of Chicago and traveled extensively throughout Europe. His academic training and worldly influences are reflected in his works. There are also nicely presented prints by well-known artists such as Joan Miro, Henri Matisse and Claude Monet. Rounding out this sale are an assortment of landscapes, seascapes and abstracts. This is a great auction for the first time art buyer!

Firearms | September 20, 2022 at 10:00 AM

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Featuring a broad selection of sporting, collectible, and military arms. Handguns to include Colt Pythons, SAA, a 1911 European-African/Mid-Eastern Theater Commemorative, Smith & Wesson Model 10, 629-8 and 627-5 Performance Center revolvers, Dan Wesson, Ruger and many others. Shotguns by Browning, Remington, Winchester, Webley and Scott, Fox, Parker Bros. to include many side by sides and trap/skeet guns. Rifles by Sako, Winchester, Remington, Ruger, and Savage with several custom pieces to choose from. Military arms consisting of a Colt 1911, Remington Rand 1911A1, C96 Red Nine Mauser, P38's, Lugers, Nambu Type 94, SKS, Nagants, Enfields, and many AR platform guns offered.

Estate Sale | Oreland, PA | September 18, 2022 at 8:00 PM

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This auction in Oreland, PA features collectible toys galore as well as antiques, home décor, furniture, tools, and more! Vintage toys feature car model kits, Kokomo Electricars, Tin Lithograph toys, and model cars. Home décor and antiques feature Yellow Ware mixing bowls, Beatles Albums, All-Clad Cookware, ceramic fish sculptures by Alan and Rosemary Bennett Gallery, garden statuary, rock collection, and shell collection. Furniture features a pair of Thos. Moser Bowback Stools, a Barrister Bookcase, drafting and drawing tables, and other antique furnishings.

Home and Décor | September 15, 2022 at 8:00 PM

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Alderfer welcomes you to view and shop at our latest Home and Décor auction. Offerings include Waterford, Tiffany and Baccarat Crystal, Staffordshire figures, Fenton Glass, Kitchenaid and Pyrex products, Canton Ware and Famille Rose collectibles, William Hogarth etchings, 70’s and 80’s hair band and heavy metal albums, sports and D.C. Comics trading cards, holiday decorations and so much more.

Advanced Office Environments | Business Liquidation | Malvern, PA | September 15, 2022 at 10:00 AM

    Alderfer Auction presents the retirement liquidation auctions for Advanced Office Environments. AOE has been a premier office workspace environment company providing commercial interior solutions to the greater Philadelphia area since the mid 1980's. In the second phase of their retirement liquidation, Alderfer's is offering high-end office furniture selections by brands such as Knoll, Haworth, Kimball, and others. You'll find classic modern designs as well as Mid-Century Modern inspired styles. 

    Books | September 14, 2022 at 8:00 PM

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    ANTIQUE BOOKS: 180 lots going back to the 1600's, Including, first, limited, signed and collector’s editions, over 200 volumes of fine leather binding Franklin Library and Easton Press titles, over 100 volumes of fine leather binding Franklin Library Signed First Edition titles, over 100 volumes of fine leather binding Classics of Medicine and Surgery Library titles, many Franklin Library of Mystery Masterpieces titles, leather bound books, PA German manuscript and Fraktur, many Pennsylvania German titles going back to the 1700's, classics, many PA History titles, decorative bindings, Bibles, many juvenile series books, ledger & account books, color plates, engravings, newspapers, periodicals, manuscript, illustrated weeklies, bound volumes, many autographed books, large archive of original art illustrations by Playboy illustrator artist John O'Leary, geographies, atlases, large medical photo stereo slide set SUBJECTS ALSO INCLUDE: Children, natural history, Civil War, American Revolution, literature, American Indians, Americana, military, Wizard of Oz, firearms, sporting, hunting, fishing, religion, whipping, poetry including many autographed, politics, local history, exploration, and travel.

    Estate Sale | Chalfont, PA | September 12, 2022 at 8:00 PM

    This auction in Chalfont, PA features a 350 John Deere Crawler Loader, a 420 John Deere Crawler Loader, and a John Deere X380 Riding Mower! There’s also tools and equipment including a Predator Generator, a Power Pro Craft Band Saw, a Craftsman Belt and Disc Sander, Lincoln Electric Welder, a Craftsman Air Compressor, a Utility Wagon, and more! Household items and collectibles include vintage cameras, Le Creuset, a Donald Carlson Vase, and more!

    Mid-Century Modern Design | September 8, 2022 at 10:00 AM

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    Mid-Century Modern Design sale features furniture, lighting, decoratives, and art that offers harmonious intrinsic style and functionality from American, Danish, and Scandinavian artists and craftsmen. Highlights to include a Poul Henningsen “Artichoke” lamp, Gino Sarfatti “Sputnik” Lamp, George Nakashima “Mira” high chair, Hans Wegner sideboard, Milo Baughman table, Peter Lovig flip-top desk and a Val Bertoia sonambient sculptures. Additional designers and makers consist of Paul McCobb, Vladimir Kagan, Charles and Ray Eames for Herman Miller, Harvey Probber, Ib Kofod-Larsen, Florence Knoll, and Gaetano Sciolari.

    Discovery Art | September 7, 2022 at 7:00 PM

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    Shop works of art by 19th, 20th & 21st Century artists working in a variety of mediums including oil, watercolor, pastel & mixed media. Listed artists include Anthony Ferrara, Frederick Childs, Hoi Lebadang and Théophile Alexandre Steinlen. Rounding out this sale are an assortment of landscapes, seascapes and abstracts. This is a great auction for the first time art buyer!

    Firearm Accessories, Taxidermy, and Military | September 6, 2022 at 7:00 PM

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    This firearms portion includes a selection of firearms, many gun parts, military helmets and headgear, bayonets, inert grenades and ordnance, reloading presses, dies, powder, shot, wads and luggage-style cases. Sporting accessories feature fishing rods and reels, optics, sporting books, bench rest and target shooting supplies. General sporting/outdoor accessories also include pocket knives, gun safety items and storage safe. Taxidermy highlights to include Moose, Elk, Mountain Goat, black bear rugs, and deep sea fish.

    Essentials Salon & Day Spa in Doylestown, PA | Business Liquidation | September 6, 2022 at 10:00 AM

    For 25 years, Essentials Salon and Day Spa has been creating inner peace and outer beauty with their brand of hairstyling and spa services to the Doylestown community. Alderfer Auction is proud to present the liquidation auction for this esteemed local business. The auction features Living Earth Craft Massage Tables, Touch America Massage Tables, Contego Pedicure Stations, Takara Styling Chairs, Venus Hair Dryer and Takara Salon Chairs, Goldwell Rolling Carts, Shampoo Stations, Emma Genius Nail Lights, Manicure Desks, Styling Chairs, Takara Rollerball Processor, Display cases, and a Pellerin Milnor Washing Machine. Haircare and beauty products include Loreal Professional Hair Color, Goldwell Professional Hair Color, professional hair products, and an assortment of Ultraceuticals Skincare products. Also featured are selections of Aveda Makeup including lip glosses, lipsticks, eye colors, lip liners, and more!

    Home and Décor | September 1, 2022 at 8:00 PM

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    Alderfer's welcomes you to our Home and Décor sale that features a vast amount of household and novelty selections to choose from. Offerings to mention consist of Paul McCobb contempri plates, a Rosenthal vase, Wedgwood and Limoges china, Swarovski crystal, Oscar de la Renta Dress, mechanical banks, advertising, Bausch and Lomb microscope and surveying equipment, books, stamps, Schwinn and Ross bicycles, Kayaks, a foosball table, Air Hockey table along with many other items.