1940s ‘Modern Miss’. These are dark green in a design new to me:
A mystery: ‘Advance Australia’ tailors buttons
Was this button produced generally for Australian tailors?
The term ‘Advance Australia’ was used from the 1820s. By The late 1800s it had become the slogan for nationalists campaigning for Federation. The slogan has been used in advertising for items such as diverse as tobacco, alcohol, and by department store and tailors. An example is shown below: