A Confederate Battle Flag of the 47th Georgia Infantry
Sold on November 20th, 2010 for $59,750.00
1862, handmade from red cotton flannel, with dark blue wool and cotton blend dress material making up the blue cross, white cotton appliquéd stars, one side of the hoist bearing ink inscription “Col. A. C. Edwards”, the Lt. Colonel of the 47th Georgia, accompanied by an extensive authentication report by noted flag expert Howard Madaus and an analysis by textile conservator Fonda Thomsen, 72 in. x 72 in., in a museum quality exhibition frame.