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| Color coordinates|
|sRGBB (r, g, b)||(207, 181, 59)|
|Source||/Maerz and Paul|
|B: Normalized to [0-255] (byte)|
H: Normalized to [0-100] (hundred)
Old gold is a dark yellow, which varies from light olive or olive brown to deep or strong yellow/orange, generally on the darker side of this range.
The first recorded use of old gold as a color name in English was in the early 19th century (exact year uncertain).
- ^ The color displayed in the color box above matches the color called "old gold" in the 1930 book by Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw-Hill; the color "old gold" is displayed on page 51, Plate 14, Color Sample K5.
- ^ Maerz and Paul, A Dictionary of Color (New York: McGraw-Hill, 1930), page 200, Color Sample of Old Gold, Page 51, Plate 14, Color Sample K5