NAPOSTA 2020 Grand Prix to Iva Mouritsen

Published on Author Ari Muhonen

National stamp exhibition NAPOSTA 2020 was held in Haldensleben, Germany, on February 13 – 16, 2020. It consisted altogether of 121 exhibits in more than 800 frames representing almost every FIP class as well as 88 literature exhibits. The total number of exhibits was as high as 209.

The results were excellent. According to the jury report about half of the exhibits received large gold or gold medals! The division of medals was as follows:

  • 29 Large Gold
  • 76 Gold
  • 70 Large Vermeil
  • 21 Vermeil
  • 10 Large Silver
  • 3 Silver

 

Iva Mouritsen celebrating the Grand Prix NAPOSTA 2020 with her sons Christian and Viktor.

 

The Grand Prix NAPOSTA 2020 was given to Iva Mouritsen’s open class exhibit “A Royal Ménage à Trois and its Historical Consequences”.

The Grand Prix National was given to Manfred Rheinländer’s traditional philately exhibit “Thurn und Taxis“

The Grand Prix International was given to Johannes Bornmann’s traditional philately exhibit “Nepal, Pre-Philately and Classic”

 

The best of class exhibits were:

Traditional philately Johannes Bornmann: Nepal, Pre-Philately and Classic

Postal history Martin Strack: Postverhältnisse zwischen dem Vereinigten Königreich und Frankreich 1802-1875

Postal stationery Rainer von Scharpen: Ganzsachen Französische Zone 1945-1949

Airmail Peter Greipel: Schweizer Transatlantik flugpost im 2. Weltkrieg

Astrophilately Stephen Lachheim: How Became the mankind dream true to reach the stars

Thematics Dieter Egelriede: Die altgriechische Mathematik, ihre Fortentwicklung und Impulse

Open Philately Iva Mouritsen: A Royal Ménage à Trois and its Historical Consequences

Postcards Daniel Herrmann: Berlin 1916 – Der Olympiatraum, von der Rennbahn (ab 1909) bis zum deutschen Stadion (1913-1933)

Literature The Global Philatelic Network: Die österreichische Post in der Levante – 200 Jahre Habsburgische Interessen im Orient – Werner Schindler, Ausgabejahr: 2019

Youth class Niklas Köhler: Die Postverträge von 1801 und 1824 im Zusammenhang mit den Verwendungen der Rayonstempel in Baden

 

All results can be found here.