Stampa 2016

Awards from Stampa 2016

General Class

Vermeil
Brian Warren The Gerl Definitives - Booklet and Coil Issues.
Also the Irish Security Stamp Printing Limited Trophy for the best exhibit of Irish stamps.
Gold
Brian Harmon Andrew Restall, Stamp Designer.
Also awarded the Whytes Trophy for the best exhibit in the Traditional Class other than Ireland, and the Waterford Glass vase for the best exhibit that received no higher than Silver in a previous National competition.
Gold
"Mark Post" The 1/2 d O'Clery on Domestic and Foreign Mail.
Also the Joseph E. Foley Memorial Medal for the best overall Irish exhibit at the exhibition.
Vermeil
Sean Brennan 1916 Uprising
Also the Éire Philatelic Association Certificate.

Single Frame Class

Silver
Brian O'Shea PINGIN (The penny map stamp covering its use over 45 years.
Silver
Robert Benninghoff Irish Definitive Coil Stamps 1940-1970.
Gold
Robert Benninghoff The Provisional Government of Ireland 1921 to 1922.
Also the Éire Philatelic Association Certificate.

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Next Event

The next Annual General Meeting of the ÉPA will be held in conjunction with BALPEX 2018.  The show will take place at the Delta Baltimore Hunt Valley Inn, 245 Shawan Road, Hunt Valley, Maryland.Crowne Plaza Milwaukee Airport,

The dates for BALPEX are August 31, September 1 & 2, 2018.  The AGM will take place on Saturday, September 1,  at 2:00 p.m.  Our business meeting will be followed by a speaker on some aspect of Irish philately.   All are invited.