SAVPEX 2020

 

The South African Virtual Philatelic Exhibition (SAVPEX), a one-frame exhibition, took place under the auspices of the Philatelic Federation of South Africa. Proudly hosted by the Philatelic Society of the Orange Free State the exhibition attracted 80 Entries, of which 63 was International

 

It was planned to run concurrently with the Bloemfontein Hobby Expo on 22 August 2020. Sadly, due to the current Covid-19 restrictions in South Africa, the expo was cancelled

 

The International judges did a sterling job having judged all the exhibits during July 2020, making the results available

 

 

To go to the results please click the link

 

Chronological results of SAVPEX 2020 

 

 

To view the exhibits, please click the exhibit title  below

Allison Mr. Robert

OFS Study Circle

 

Class 2 – Points: 78

 

Osborne – Queen Victoria’s Holiday Home

Auleytner Prof. Julian

Polish Philatelic Society

 

Class 2 – Points 79

 

Problems at the Post Offices in Poland with Food Parcels from the USA 1920 – 1924

Bellville Philatelic Society

Bellville Philatelic Society

 

Class 3 – Points 55

 

Getting from here to there (Modes of Transport)

Benninghoff Mr. Robert

American Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 85

 

The e Watermark Definitive Coil Stamps of Ireland 1940 – 1970

Benninghoff Mr. Robert

American Philatelic Society

 

Class 7 – Points 90

 

The Struggle for Irish Independence from Great Britain May 1916 to December 6, 1921

Benninghoff Mr. Robert

American Philatelic Society

 

Class 7 – Points 90

 

The Provisional Government of Ireland December 1921 to December 1922

Benninghoff Mr. Robert

American Philatelic Society

 

Class 2 – Points 85

 

The Collection of Postage Due Fees in Ireland 1914 to 1925

Benninghoff Mr. Robert

American Philatelic Society

 

Class 7 – Points 91

 

The Creation of the Border between Two Irelands 1913 to 1923

Benninghoff Mr. Robert

American Philatelic Society

 

Class 2 – Points 76

 

Ireland’s Dual Role in the Great War

Callan Dr. Brian

Stampa

 

Class 5 – Points 79

 

Argentina 1897 Picture Postal Stationary specimens

Callan Dr. Brian

Stampa

 

Class 4 – Points 82

 

Graf Zeppelin DLZ-127 Mail from North Africa

 

Callan Dr. Brian

Stampa

 

Class 2 – Points 77

 

Walter Quensell’s Tin Can Mail

Chabros Mr. Slawek

Polish Philatelic Society

 

Class 2 – Points 82

 

Field Post During Mobilization April – August 1939

Chabros Mr. Slawek

Polish Philatelic Society

 

Class 2 – Points 90

 

Internment Camp’s Correspondence of Polish Legionaires 1917 – 1918

Cheung Dr. Andrew

Hong Kong Philatelic Federation

 

Class 3 – Points 82

 

Pipe Smoking

Chiu Dr. Sammy

Royal Philatelic Society of Canada

 

Class 2 – Points 92

 

Detained in Hong Kong and the Ones that Got Away

Chusyd Mr. Marcos

Brazilian Philately Federation

 

Class 2 – Points 84

 

The Treaty of Bern – Brazi 1877 – 1879

Da Fonseca Mr. Carlos

East London Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 74

 

Centenary of Arrival of British Settlers in Natal

Donen Dr. Neil

Royal Philatelic Society Canada

 

Class 2 – Points 92

 

The 1935 Quetta Earthquake Impact on Postal Services

Dorr Mrs. Ute

BDPH

 

Class 2 – Points 83

 

The Orient-Express 1883 – 1914

Du Plessis Mr. Andre

Pretoria Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 71

 

Pretoria Typograph Pictorials

Ficken Mrs. Sylvia

The St. John’s Philatelic Society

 

Class 7 – Points 82

 

NEWFOUNDLAND DOGS – Newfoundland Postal and Revenue Material 1887 – 1944

Ficken Mrs. Sylvia

The St. John’s Philatelic Society

 

Class 3 – Points 65

 

Newfoundland Caribou 1897 – 1941

Glassman Dr. Les

Jerusalem Society

 

Class 2 – Points 86

 

Anglo-Boer War: The Mozambique Connection

Grinfelds Mrs. Vesma

American Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 89

 

Latvia: The First Banknote Stamp and it’s Overprints

Hassler Mr. Dennis

Collectors Club of San Francisco

 

Class 7 – Points 50

 

Mourning Covers

Hedger Mr. Don

West Toronto Stamp Club

 

Class 8 – Points 78

 

A Canadian Soldier’s Post Cards from Somme and Flanders – May 1915 – April 1916

Hedger Mr. Don

West Toronto Stamp Club

 

Class 3 – Points 78

 

Epic of Vimy –  A Canadian Pilgrimage 1936

Hickson Mr. Darcy

Royal Philatelic Society of Canada

 

Class 2 – Points 92

 

International Stamp Cancelling Machines at Brandon, Manitoba 1907-1919

Houde Mr. Michel

Canada Philatelic Society

 

Class 7 – Points 70

 

German Hospital Ship Helgoland

Jaiswal Mr. Sandeep

American Philatelic Society

 

Class 5 – Points 91

 

British India – Queen Victoria Letter Sheets

Jaiswal Mr. Sandeep

American Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 85

 

Shahpura – A Newly Discovery Stamp Issuing State

Jaiswal Mr. Sandeep

American Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 92

 

The First Issue of Jaipur

Jaiswal Mr. Sandeep

American Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 93

 

Jammu and Kashmir Telegraphs

Jaiswal Mr. Sandeep

American Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 85

 

The First Issue of Dungarpur

Jaiswal Mr. Sandeep

American Philatelic Society

 

Class 5 – Points 92

 

Indian Postal Stationary for the China Expeditionary Force

Janssen Mr. Volker

Fishhoek Philatelic Society

 

Class 7 – Points 0

 

Private Stamp Designs

Janssen Mr. Volker

Fishhoek Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 68

 

100 Years of the SLESVIG PLEBISCITE 1920 – 2020

Janssen Mr. Volker

Fishhoek Philatelic Society

 

Class 3 – Points 56

 

Mourning Stamps

Jeffreys  Mr. Gordon

Royal Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 80

 

Military Telegraphs – Unappropriated Dies as used in Bechuanaland Egypt and Sudan

Jones Mr. Julian

Southampton DPS / UK

 

Class 2 – Points 86

 

Discriminatory, Retaliatory and Restored Rates Period 1847 – 1849  USA- GB

Lawn Miss. Heather

Chishester Philatelic Society

 

Class 3 – Points 70

 

Cockatoos

Leage Mr. Damian

PSV Siemens

 

Class 4 – Points 91

 

The Pigeon Mail of Great Barrier Island

Macedo Mr. Reinaldo

Brazilian Philately Federation

 

Class 10 – Points 81

 

The Mickey Mouse Brazilian Issue

Mastrorosa Mr. Sergio

Brazilian Philately Federation

 

Class 2 – Points 79

 

Santos: From Precursors to the  Empire (1826-1843)

McEntyre Mr. John

Federation Internasionale Philatique

 

Class 4 – Points 78

 

The Development of Official Canadian International Airmail Routes 1928 – 1942

McLaughlin Mr. David

Philatelic Society Of Canada

 

Class 1 – Points 72

 

The 1933 UPU Preparatory Commission Issue of Canada

McLaughlin Mr. David

Philatelic Society Of Canada

 

Class 1 – Points 74

 

Canada: World’s Grain Exhibition and Conference, Regina, 1933

 

Millington Prof. Andrew

British Thematic Association

 

Class 7 – Points 87

 

Falu Gruva – The Mine that made a Nation

Mitchell Mr. Vernon

Port Elizabeth Philatelic Society

 

Class 7 – Points 59

 

South African Symbols and Orders

Okninski Mr. Roman

Polish Philatelic Society

 

Class 2 – Points 93

 

Numeral Cancellation “1” in Warsaw 1858 – 1875

Okninski Mr. Roman

Polish Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 87

 

Introduction of “A Widow” and “A Postman” at II C Woldenberg Camp

Pienaar Mr. Gary

Philatelic Society of Johannesburg

 

Class 8 – Points 80

 

Scouting Through Old Picture Postcards

Porto Mr. Rubem

Brazilian Philately Federation

 

Class 2 – Points 88

 

A.P.O. (Army Post Office): The North-American Military Postal Service in Brazil during the II World War

Rebelo Mr. Américo

Portugal Philatelic Society

 

Class 8 – Points 70

 

Sport Lisboa Benfka seen through Postcards

Rykert  Mr. Henryk

Polish Philatelic Society

 

Class 3 – Points 62

 

Apollo 11 – Report from a Historical Journey

Santos Mr. Everaldo

Brazilian Philately Federation

 

Class 2 – Points 92

 

Postal Documents in the History of Colonial Brazil – 1606 – 1822

Saundry Dr. Richard

British Philatelic Federation

 

Class 4 – Points 80

 

Romanian International Air Mail Services during 1947

Scharning Mr. Rolf

Royal Philatelic Society London

 

Class 4 – Points 72

 

The Flying Coffins of WW II

Schumann Stephen

Royal Philatelic Society London

 

Class 5 – Points 88

 

New Zealand Stamps to Order Private Envelopes

Sorour Dr. Vic

Witwatersrand Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 76

 

The “Flying Saucer” Flaw – Protea Definitives

Strydom Dr. Danna

Witwatersrand Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 91

 

The V.R.I. Overprints on Transvaal Postage Stamps

Suttill Mr. Malcolm

Royal Philatelic Society of Cape Town

 

Class 1 – Points 83

 

GB – From Line Engraved to Surface Printed. The 1879 and 1880 Tenders

Suttill Mr. Malcolm

Royal Philatelic Society of Cape Town

 

Class 1 – Points 88

 

GB – 1881 Penny Lilac – The Stamp

Tan Mr. Andrew

Singapore Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 86

 

Exclusive Usages of the Australian ½d Orange Kangaroo Stamp

Thy Mr. Peter

Witwatersrand Philatelic Society

 

Class 5 – Points 89

 

The Newspaper Wrappers of British Bechuanaland

Tillard Mr. Jean-Jacques

Club de Philatelique de SPM

 

Class 4 – Points 90

 

Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon – “The Fox” of 1952. The First Two Stamps Issued for Air Mail Rates

Trower Mr. William

American Stamp Club of GB

 

Class 8 – Points 82

 

Postcards from Alaska 1904-1910 (My Search for “Ruby”)

Van Beukering Mr. Jan

OFS Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 91

 

Early Union of South Africa Roll Stamp Production

Van Der Merwe Mr. Joof

OFS Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 67

 

A Study of the ½d Warthog, Animal Definitive Series, 1954 – 1961 of the Union of South Africa

Van Der Vliet Mr. Oscar

Revenue Society of the Netherlands

 

Class 5 – Points 84

 

SHIELDED SECRETS! (Hidden) Facts of the Coat of Arms Revenues from RSA (1961-68)

Venter Mr. Lieb

OFS Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 71

 

The Story of the 1´ – Obliterated Hyphen Variety of the 1937 Union Coronation Issue

Viljoen Mr. Diederik

Belville Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 74

 

British Rubber Company Punctures – 1888 – 1965

Weiner Mr. Baruch

Jerusalem Society

 

Class 2 – Points 77

 

Israel POW Mail from 1948 – 1949

Williams Mr. Jon-Michael

OFS Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 67

 

7th Definitive Colourful S.A. Flowers, Butterflies and Moths

Wong Mr. Ivan

Hong Kong Philatelic Society

 

Class 2 – Points 87

 

Cancellations on Issues of Hong Kong Queen Victoria 2 Cents after 1900

Wong Mr. Ivan

Hong Kong Philatelic Society

 

Class 2 – Points 80

 

Security Markings on 1880 &1882 Issues of Hong Kong Queen Victoria 2 Cents

Yankowski Mr. Ronald

American Philatelic Society

 

Class 1 – Points 73

 

The National Theater of Costa Rica