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Bronze (color)

 

Bronze (color)

This article is about the color. For other uses, see Bronze (disambiguation).


Bronze
Common connotations
Bronze medal Bronze Age Mestizos/Hispanics/La Raza
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #CD7F32
sRGBB  (rgb) (205, 127, 50)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (25, 59, 86, 0)
HSV       (h, s, v) (30°, 75.6%, 80.4%)
Source
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

At right is displayed the color bronze. Bronze is a metallic brown color which resembles the actual alloy bronze.

The first recorded use of bronze as a color name in English was in 1753.[2]


Variations of bronze

Blast-off bronze

Blast-Off Bronze
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #A57164
sRGBB  (rgb) (165, 113, 100)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (0, 32, 39, 35)
HSV       (h, s, v) (12°, 39%, 65[3]%)
Source Crayola
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

Displayed at right is the color blast-off bronze.

Blast-off bronze is one of the colors in the special set of metallic Crayola crayons called Metallic FX, the colors of which were formulated by Crayola in 2001.

This is supposed to be a metallic color, but there is no mechanism for displaying metallic colors on a flat computer screen.

Antique bronze

Antique Bronze
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #665D1E
sRGBB  (rgb) (102, 93, 30)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (0, 9, 71, 60)
HSV       (h, s, v) (53°, 71%, 40[4]%)
Source ISCC NBS
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

At right is displayed the color antique bronze.

The first recorded use of antique bronze as a color name in English was in 1910.[5]


References

See also

  • Bronze and brass ornamental work
  • List of colors
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