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Some glass buttons with an Australian feel:
Please contact me if you know who the manufacturer is/was. They may have come from Queensland, but that is not confirmed.
Carol’s example of the waratah:
New Landico button from Don:
Perhaps a dwarvish archer? The Landico mark is on the underside.
In 1951 Landico Pty Ltd was investigating the method of metal plating plastic that G.herring had obtained licence for some years before. All Landico buttons I have seen so far appear to be metal, like above, some with enamelling.
They had a Sydney agent: