In response to the threat of COVID-19, Eldred’s is complying with Massachusetts guidelines.  Please see below for more information, and continue to check back as guidelines may change.

Bidding options vary from auction to auction. Please review the options available for each auction on our website, or call to confirm.

If in-person bidding is available, we reserve the right to limit the number of people attending an auction.

In spring, summer and fall, our auctions take place outside, under a tent on our property. Please dress accordingly.

Online, absentee and phone bids will be accepted for all auctions.  To submit an absentee bid, please complete our online absentee bid form or email [email protected] or call 508-385-3116. *Please await confirmation from us that your bid has been received and posted.

Public exhibitions will be held in advance of the auctions, though we reserve the right to limit the number of people in our galleries. Previewing is also available by appointment; please call 508-385-3116 to schedule a time. In addition, we are happy to answer questions and supply photographs pertaining to the condition of each lot.

Our appraisal staff is happy to schedule consignment appointments at this time. In many cases, weather permitting, these appointments will take place outside.

To schedule a consignment appointment, please email [email protected] or call 508-385-3116.

We accept checks, wire/ACH transfers (instructions included with invoices) and all major credit cards with domestic billing addresses. Credit cards may be used for up to $5,000 of the invoice total. (Note: Credit cards associated with online bidding registration are not automatically charged and we do not have access to those card numbers.) We do not accept PayPal.

For payment processing please call 508-385-3116 during normal business hours. If you pay by check, our mailing address is Eldred’s, P.O. Box 796, East Dennis, MA 02641.

*Please note, it may take up to 72 hours for payments to be processed.

Please expect shipping delays for both in-house and outsourced shipping. Merchandise pick-up is by appointment only.