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Our Auction Team

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H. Brent Souder
H. Brent Souder

H. Brent Souder - 2018 Pennsylvania Auctioneer of the Year


on receiving the 2018 Pennsylvania Auctioneer of the Year award by the Pennsylvania Auctioneers Association.

Firearms and Military

Inviting Consignments

Firearms and militaria including medals, uniforms, books, documents & Ephemera are invited for upcoming auctions.

Musical Instruments

Inviting Consignments

Vintage musical instruments are invited for upcoming auctions.

Inviting Consignments

Inviting Consignments

Inviting attractive, well-maintained pre-owned cars, commercial vehicles, equipment and boats for upcoming auctions.

Sweets treats and antiques

Sweets, Treats and Antiques

Followed by an Open Valuation at 7:00 PM. Click for details.

Welcome to Alderfer Auction!

Alderfer Auction compassionately helps individuals develop a plan for personal property via Auction, Appraisal and Downsizing Services. What is your plan?

Alderfer has been built on impeccable personal, professional and community ethics. Our professionals have knowledge of fine art including Pennsylvania impressionists, decorative accessories, period furniture, jewelry, antiques, firearms, militaria, coins, stamps, dolls, books & ephemera, collector automobiles and many various collections. Bridging the past with today’s technological world, Alderfer Auction offers online bidding and worldwide marketing while maintaining its unrivaled local customer service.

REGISTRATION NOTE: Due to new website and app software, PLEASE RE-REGISTER TO BID on all ‘Alderfer Online’ auctions.  This does not affect third-party platform bidding as registrations will remain the same (i.e. Live Auctioneers, Proxibid or Invaluable auctions)

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Mar 20
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Simulcast - Coin and Currency Auction: 3-20-18

Simulcast (Live and Online). Bid Online NOW via Proxibid. Bid LIVE at Alderfer Auction and Online Tuesday, March 20th at 4:00 PM. 150+ lots, denominations from half cents to gold, including, colonials, Half cents, Large cents, Flying Eagles, Indians , Lincolns (1909-S, 1909-S VDB, 1914-D, 1922 plain, 1955 double die), Two cents, Three cents, Shield, Liberty-V & Buffalo nickels(2- 1937-D 3 legged), Seated Half dimes, Bust dimes, Seated dimes, Bust & Seated quarters, Barber quarters, Standing Liberty & Washington quarters, Draped Bust half, Bust Halves, Barber & Liberty Walking halves, Franklin halves, Morgan & Peace dollars,  U. S. Gold ($1, $2.5, $3, $5, $10, $20), commemoratives, colonial currency, Fractional & U. S. currency, military currency, part sets, proof & mint sets, modern proofs & silver commemoratives, foreign coins & currency, huge collection of Notgeld currency, medals, tokens, plus much more

Mar 21
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Beatles Collection Auction: 3-21-18

  •   Mar 7 @ 2:00PM EST (Start)
  •   Mar 21 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online beginning Wednesday, March 7th through auction close on Wednesday, March 21st at 8:00 PM. 40+ lots to include and autographed Paul McCartney painting, painted portraits, gold 45 records, framed memorabilia to include a ticket from the Ed Sullivan Show, photographs, Remco Ringo Star doll, Yellow Submarine Dolls, Hallmark commemorative ornaments, John Lennon artwork dishes, and more.

Mar 22
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Simulcast - Collector's Auction: 3-22-18

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction at 12:00 Noon. Pre-Bid now Online via Live Auctioneers and Invaluable.  385+ Lots, offering an eclectic mix of decorative accessories, rugs, art, jewelry and furniture with a broad appeal to the emerging and seasoned collector. 

Mar 29
Now Accepting Bids on Vehicles!

Alderfer Simulcast: Vehicle Auction - 3-29-18

  •   Mar 14 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Mar 29 @ 9:00AM EDT (End)
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Vehicles will be sold Simulcast (Live and Online) at 9:00 AM and will include 2008 Nissan Altima S, 2008 Lincoln MKZ, 2001 GMC Yukon, 1997 Chevy Cavalier and a 2001 Lexus LS.

Apr 2
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Online - Elkins Park, PA - Multi Generation Estate Home Contents in Historic Elkins Park: Closing 4-2-18

  •   Mar 19 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Apr 2 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid now through auction close on Monday, April 2nd at 8:00 PM. Historic Elkins Park Multi-Generation Home. Step Back in Time into This Center Marble Staircase Grand Estate which Features Furniture; Steamer Trunks; Large Collection of Artwork to include Contemporary, Original Pieces, Lithographs, Sculptures and Carvings; Large Collection of Antique and Modern Books; Rugs; Lighting; China and Glassware to include Spode, Limoges, Wedgwood, Lalique, Royal Doulton, Royal Copenhagen, Ironstone and More; Treenware; Enamelware; Pottery; Kitchen Wares and Small Appliances; Binoculars and Photography Equipment; Andirons and Fireplace Tools; Linens; Vintage and Designer Women's Clothing, Furs, Shoes, Handbags, Hats, Gloves and Other Accessories from Saks Fifth Avenue, Bergdorf Goodman, Lord & Taylor, Ferragamo, Gucci and More; Vintage Men's Tuxedos, Clothing, Shoes & More; Vintage Children's Clothing; Holiday Items; Sporting; Bronze Medallion Collection; Workbench; Tools; Garden Furniture, Accessories, Planters and Tools; and Much More.

Apr 4
Now Accepting Bids!

Alderfer Simulcast: Doll Auction - 4-4-18

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Auction Center. Pre-Bid Online. Pre-bid NOW via Live Auctioneers. Bid LIVE Online and LIVE at Alderfer Auction Wednesday, April 4th at 10:00 AM. Selling the Collections of Rosemarie Snyder and Regina Steele (NADDA Member) Part 1. Highlights include Bebe Brevette, Bru Jne, Circle Dot Bru, Izannah Walker.   French Dolls: Automatons; Fashions; Bebe Brevette, BruJne, Circle Dot Bru; Jumeau Portrait, Bebe Jumeau, Twins; Bebe LeParisene; SFBJ Poulbot Children; Schmitt; Steiner; Eugene Poir; Clothing & Accessories. German: Asian-JDK; S+H; Lady Dolls, Black S+H; Gilteubach. K*R Characters, all bisques. 20+ Schoenhuts. F+B American Children/DeWees Cochran. Steiff. Lenci. Chase ‘Little Nell’. Izannah Walker, Joel Ellis. Antique Bears. Artist Dolls. M. Hoyer. Doll Houses. Clothing, Accessories and more!

Apr 17

Alderfer Simulcast -Firearms Auction: 4-17-18

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Online bidding via Proxibid will begin on or before Tuesday, April 3rd.  Bid LIVE at Alderfer Auction and Online Tuesday, April 17th.  500+ lots of both online and offline Firearms and accessories. Offline lots will start at 9:00 AM. Online lots will start at 12:00 Noon.

Apr 18

Alderfer Online - Sports Cards and Collectibles Auction: 4-18-18

  •   Apr 4 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   Apr 18 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online from Wednesday, April 4th through auction closing on Wednesday, April 18th at 8:00 PM. PLAY BALL! This auction features Autographed Baseballs; Thousands of Baseball, Football, Basketball and Hockey cards; Photo book of 1981 Maxwell Club dinner featuring Dick Vermeil & Ron Jaworski; Phillies Memorabilia; Football jerseys to include E. Smith, J. Rice, J. Elway, D. McNabb, J. Brown; Autographed footballs and baseballs; Michael Jordan basketball jersey; Eric Lindros plaque; WWF and Wrestlemania Cards; Boxing items and much more! Have a collection to sell? We are Inviting Consignments for this Auction. Call Joyce 215-393-3000 or email

Apr 19

Alderfer Simulcast - Military Auction: 4-19-18

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Online bidding via Proxibid will begin on or before Thursday, April 5th.  Bid LIVE at Alderfer Auction and Online Thurssday, April 19th. Online lots start at 10:00 AM followed by offline lots.

Apr 19

Alderfer Simulcast: Musical Instrument Auction: 4-19-18

Simulcast (Live and Online). Online bidding will begin on or before Thursday, April 5th.  Bid LIVE at Alderfer Auction and Online Thursday, April 19th at 1:00 PM. We are Inviting Consignments for this Auction. Call Mike 215-393-3000 or email

Apr 21
4-21-18 Auction Live at Abington, PA Property

Real Estate Auction - Abington, PA: 4-21-18

  •   Apr 21 @ 11:00AM EDT (Start)
  •   Apr 21 @ 12:00PM EDT (End)
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Colonial home in desirable Highland Farm neighborhood in Abington township.Welcome to 1430 Wheatsheaf Lane!  

May 15

Alderfer Online - 1940's - 1990's Modern and Collectible Dolls: 5-15-18

  •   May 1 @ 5:00PM EDT (Start)
  •   May 15 @ 8:00PM EDT (End)
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Bid Online beginning Tuesday, May 1st through auction close on Tuesday, May 15th at 8:00 PM

May 17

Alderfer Simulcast- Randall Knife and Outdoor Sporting Auction: 5-17-18

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Offline lots start at 5:00 PM. Online lots start at 7:00 PM. Pre-Bid Online beginning Thursday, May 3rd. Over 100+ lots of catalog and non-catalog Randall knoves to include full size and miniatures. Large selection of fishing rods and reels, lures and tackle to include fresh and salt water, as well as fly fishing. Selection of camping/prepper/survival lots to include stoves, light sleeping bags, tactical style gear and more.

Jun 7

Alderfer Simulcast - Fine and Decorative Arts Auction: 6-7-18

Simulcast (Live and Online) at Alderfer Auction. Bid LIVE at Alderfer Auction and ONLINE Thursday, June 7th at 12:00 PM ET. Pre-Bidding Online begins in May. Our Fine & Decorative Arts Auction features a wide variety of Jewelry, Silver, Furniture, Fine Art, Historical and Decorative Pieces. Auction also includes a 1928 American LaFrance Fire Truck, Model 94 City 6-Cylinder Service Truck - Decommissioned from Pennsburg Fire company (Montgomery County, PA) in 1985.

Customer Testimonial

"I LOVE your service because you were able to help in so many areas - appraisals, moving things to multiple locations and floor plan. You were very helpful in assisting both my mother AND myself. I will definitely recommend Alderfer Auction to friends who may be moving elderly parents or downsizing." - Sarah H., Transitions & Downsizing Customer