Yep, that's a kite and horizontal log variety alright, and a nice find.
The varieties are specific to the three printers, Bradbury Wilkinson, De la Rue and Waterlow. The kite and log is a Waterlow variety.
However, there are finds that still confuse the experts after 78 years. I've now found a handful of this unidentified variety, in various stages.
This is the first one I discovered, on a Northern Rhodesia 6d, printed by De la Rue. It resembles a derrick on the Round Tower to the left of the flagstaff. It's far more prominent than some of the listed varieties, but until it's plate and position can be confirmed as constant, it can't be listed
If it does get listed one day, I get naming rights as I found it. I like "ack-ack gun" myself Smile
If I can answer any questions on the Jubilee series, post away!
This list shows the colonies that used the common design, by printer. All of the issues were in two colours, except for poor (literally) Newfoundland, who issued single-coloured stamps to save money.
As all the varieties except one occur on the central vignette plate, there are, accordingly, no varieties on the Newfoundland issue. The only recognised frame-plate variety is the "stroke through 0 of 1910" on the Kenya Uganda & Tanganyika 1/-.
Per my first post, there are varieties on each issue, specific to the particular printers.
The easiest mnemonic to remember the varities is that De la Rue has Dots and Dashes, Waterlow has kites and logs (in the water) and a few dots and dashes, and Bradbury has the others (all the flagstaffs)
Remembering which colony used which printer is much harder!
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