Bofex – How the judging works  

How the judging works

 

Judging scores for the various exhibit classes

 

Class 1 – Traditional Philately

Class 2 – Postal history, Historical/social and special studies

Class 4 – Aerohilately, maritime and disaster mail

Class 5 – Revenues and postal stationery

 

Classes 1, 2, 4 and 5 : Points
A = Treatment 20
B = Appropriate subject 10
C = Philatelic and related 20
D = Personal study and research 15
E = Condition knowledge 10
F = Rarity 20
G = Presentation 5
   
Class 3 Thematic Points
A = Title and plan 15
B = Development 15
C = Innovation 5
D = Knowledge, study and research – Thematic 15
E = Knowledge, study and research – Philatelic 15
F = Condition 10
G = Rarity 20
H = Presentation 5
   

 

Class 6  Modern Experimental  
A = Treatment, philatelic importance 25
B = Philatelic and related knowledge 20
C = Personal study and researc 15
D = Condition 10
E = Rarity and difficulty of acquisition 20
F = Presentation 10
   
   
Class 7 Open Class  
A = Title andplan 10
B = Philatelic treatment  5
C = Non-philatelic treatment 5
D = Philatelic importance 5
E = Non-philatelic importance 5
F = Philatelic knowledge and research 20
G = Ditto non-philatelic 15
H = Condition 10
I = Rarity 20
J = Presentation 5
   

 

Class 7 Picture Postcards   
A = Presentation 15
B = Commentary and research 25
C = Breadth and coverage 15
D = Rarity  10
E = Condition 15
F = Appeal of cards 5
   
   
Class 9  Marcophily  
A = Treatment 15
B = Appropriate subject 25
C = Philatelic and related knowledge 15
D = Personal study and research 10
E = Condition 15
F = Rarity 15
G = Presentation 5
   
   

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The Bofex panel of judges

 

Chairman  Dr Neil Cronjé RDPSA
Vice chairman Emil Minnaar RDPSA
Secretary Jan van Beukering
Judges Mrs Ann Wigmore
Michael Wigmore RDPSA        
Patrick Flanagan RDPSA
David Parsons            
Gerald Bodily FRPSL
Emil Bührman RDPSA            
Dr Gerhard Kamffer RDPSA
Henk de Lange
Cedric Roché RDPSA
Dr Louwrence Erasmus (learner)