Description: Having a deep blue field along with a dark red field, the Georgia flag showcases the Battle Flag of the Confederacy and the state seal. On the state seal is the year 1776, the date of the Declaration of Independence. The three pillars represent the legislative, executive and judicial branches of government. The arch above the pillars represent the constitution. A ribbon expresses the ideals of the constitution "wisdom", "justice" and "moderation". The flag is 3'x5' in diameter. Made of dyed nylon, the reverse image is seen on back. This flag flew at Georgia Southern during the relevant years.