Our appraisers are available for virtual appointments during regular business hours. Our online-only auction is still active and now is a great time to buy. Contact an appraiser at 410.828.4838 or contact us here

The Alex Cooper Auction Types

Gallery

Gallery Auctions are typically split into two day sales. Our Thursday auctions feature the finest selection of jewelry, silver, luxury accessories and coins & currency. Our Saturday auctions highlight exceptional pieces of fine & contemporary art, period & modern furniture, fine rugs, decorative arts and miliaria.

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Discovery

The online-only Discovery Auctions feature an array of items, with bidding opening at $20. All bidding takes place on the Alex Cooper bidding platform.

In-Home

Alex Cooper In-Home auctions feature collections from single family or estate sales. Items include antique, contemporary, designer, and reproduction furniture and decorations, artwork, porcelain and glass, jewelry, rugs and collectibles.

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Buyers How To Buy

Live bidding

To bid in person, please register the day of sale at our reception desk and receive a bidding paddle. All of our gallery auctions are located at 908 York Road, Towson MD.

Internet Bidding

You can conveniently bid by internet through the Live Auctioneers and Invaluable BidSquare platforms. Similar to bids left directly with Alex Cooper, internet bids compete against other internet, live, absentee, and telephone bids.

Telephone Bidding

Please complete the absentee bid form and check the telephone bid box. A representative will call you prior to your desired lot and bid live with you over the phone. Please note that if you wish to bid by telephone, you must agree to begin the bidding at $500 on that lot.

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Absentee Bidding

For absentee bids, the auctioneer will implement bids on your behalf against live, absentee, telephone and internet bids. Your absentee bid represents the highest amount that you will allow the auctioneer to bid on your behalf.