Plaque, waratah design, bone-china, painted by Louis Bilton at Doulton and Co Ltd (Burslem works), England c, 1892.
Circular platter made of porcelain (bone china) with foot ring pierced in four places for hanging, front painted with five New South Wales Waratahs (Telopea speciosissima) in red and with white and purple bell-shaped flowers of Wonga-Wonga Vine (Pandorea pandorana), green foliage and a butterfly. Gilt raised border around rim. Plate is signed by the artist.
Signed 'Bilton', transfer on base 'DOULTON/BURSLEM/ENGLAND'.