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Old Gold
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About these coordinates
— Color coordinates —
Hex triplet #CFB53B
RGBB (r, g, b) (207, 181, 59)
HSV (h, s, v) (49°, 71%, 81%)
Source BF2S Color Guide
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

Old Gold is a dark yellow, which varies from light olive or olive brown to deep or strong yellow. The widely-accepted color "Old Gold" is on the darker rather than the lighter side of this range. Web colors are colors used in designing web pages, and the methods for describing and specifying those colors. ... A representation of additive color mixing—In CRT based (analog electronics) television three color electron guns are used to stimulate such an arrangement of phosphorescent coatings of the glass, the resultant reemission of photons providing the image seen by the eye. ... For other uses, see Red (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Green (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Blue (disambiguation). ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... An image with the hues cyclically shifted The hues in the image of this Painted Bunting are cyclically rotated with time. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Chromaticity. ... Brightness is an attribute of visual perception in which a source appears to emit a given amount of light. ... A yellow Tulip. ... Binomial name L. 19th century illustration The Olive (Olea europaea) is a species of small tree in the family Oleaceae, native to coastal areas of the eastern Mediterranean region, from Lebanon and the maritime parts of Asia Minor and northern Iran at the south end of the Caspian Sea. ... The brown and orange disks of color are objectively identical, in identical gray surrounds, in this image; their perceived color categories depend on what white they are compared to. ...


The first recorded use of old gold as a color name in English was in the early 1800s (exact year uncertain). [1] The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... // Invention of the Jacquard loom in 1801. ...



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Old gold in human culture

Academics

Academic procession during the University of Canterbury graduation ceremony. ... A B.A. issued as a certificate A degree is any of a wide range of status levels conferred by institutions of higher education, such as universities, normally as the result of successfully completing a program of study. ... Diploma from Mexico City College, 1948 (in Latin) A diploma (from Greek δίπλωµα diploma) is a certificate or deed issued by an educational institution, such as a university, that testifies that the recipient has successfully completed a particular course of study, or confers an academic degree. ... Look up Cord on Wiktionary, the free dictionary Cord has several meanings: String or Rope Cord Automobile Vibrating cord A measurement of the volume of firewood A power cord or extension cable In electronics, a cable Cord, a former American car marque founded by Errett Lobban Cord. ... Motto: (traditional) In God We Trust (official, 1956–present) Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington, D.C. Largest city New York City Official language(s) None at the federal level; English de facto Government Federal Republic  - President George W. Bush (R)  - Vice President Dick Cheney (R) Independence - Declared - Recognized... College (Latin collegium) is a term most often used today to denote an educational institution. ... Representation of a university class, 1350s. ... The Georgia Institute of Technology, commonly known as Georgia Tech, is a public, coeducational research university, part of the University System of Georgia, and located in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, with satellite campuses in Savannah, Georgia, Metz, France and Singapore. ... Purdue redirects here. ... The University of Iowa, also commonly called Iowa or U of I, is a major national research university located on a campus in Iowa City, Iowa, USA, on the banks of the Iowa River in East Central Iowa. ... Vanderbilt University is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational research university in Nashville, Tennessee. ... The University of Tulsa is a private, comprehensive university awarding bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees located in Tulsa, Oklahoma. ... Wake Forest University is a private, coeducational university located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. ... East Carolina University is a public, coeducational, intensive research university located in Greenville, North Carolina, United States. ... West Virginia University is an institution of higher learning based in Morgantown, West Virginia, USA. Other campuses include: West Virginia University at Parkersburg in Parkersburg; West Virginia University Institute of Technology in Montgomery; Potomac State College of West Virginia University in Keyser; and a clinical campus for the Universitys... The terms fraternity and sorority (from the Latin words and , meaning brother and sister respectively) may be used to describe many social and charitable organizations, for example the Lions Club, Epsilon Sigma Alpha, Rotary International, Optimist International, or the Shriners. ... Alpha Phi Alpha (ΑΦΑ) is the first intercollegiate fraternity established by African Americans. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... ATΩ (Alpha Tau Omega) is an American fraternity. ... The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated (ΩΨΦ) was founded on a cool Friday evening, November 17, 1911, at Howard University in Washington, D.C. by three undergraduate students and one faculty advisor. ... Omega Tau Zeta is a college sorority in the United States. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Phi Kappa Tau (ΦΚΤ) is a U.S. national college fraternity // Phi Kappa Tau Fraternity (commonly called Phi Tau) was founded in the Union Literary Society Hall of Miami Universitys Old Main Building in Oxford, Ohio on March 17, 1906. ... Pi Kappa Alpha International Fraternity (ΠΚΑ) is an international, secret, social, Greek-letter, college fraternity. ... Sigma Alpha Epsilon (ΣΑΕ) is a secret letter, social college fraternity. ... Sigma Chi (ΣΧ) is one of the largest and oldest all-male, college, Greek-letter social fraternities. ...

Mining

In gold mining, gold of any size, found in an old streambed—ancient, tertiary, or otherwise—or parts thereof that have washed into the waterway, or gold found contained within hardpan would be considered "old gold." Gold mining consists of the processes and techniques employed in the removal of gold from the ground. ... The bed of this stream is made up of rocks, some very rounded (having had a longer life in the stream) and some not. ... Tertiary geological time interval covers roughly the time span between the demise of the non-avian dinosaurs and beginning of the most recent Ice Age, approximately 65 million to 1. ... In soil science, agriculture and gardening, hardpan is a general term for a dense layer of soil, residing usually below the uppermost topsoil layer. ...


Sports

NFL redirects here. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... City St. ... City San Francisco, California Other nicknames Niners, The Red And Gold, Bay Bombers Team colors Cardinal red, metallic gold and black Head Coach Mike Nolan Owner Denise DeBartolo York and John York General manager Lal Heneghan Mascot Sourdough Sam League/Conference affiliations All-America Football Conference (1946-1949) Western Division... NOLA redirects here. ... For other uses, see Europe (disambiguation). ... “San Francisco” redirects here. ... The California Gold Rush (1848–1855) began on January 24, 1848, when gold was discovered at Sutters Mill. ... 1849 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C. are an English football club playing at Molineux Stadium. ...

References

  1. ^ 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

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See also

  Shades of yellow  
Amber Beige Buff Corn Cream Dark Goldenrod Ecru Flax Gamboge Golden Goldenrod Khaki
                       
Lemon Lemon Chiffon Lime Mustard Navajo white Old Gold Olive Papaya whip Peach-yellow Pear Saffron School bus yellow
                       
Selective yellow Tangerine yellow Yellow Apricot Metallic Gold Chartreuse yellow Golden yellow Golden poppy Green-yellow
                 

The following is a partial list of colors with associated articles. ... Amber is an orange-yellow color that got its name for the material known as an amber. ... For the album by The Arrogant Worms, see Beige (album). ... For other uses of the term, see Buff Buff is a pale yellow-brown colour that got its name from the colour of buffalo leather. ... Corn is a color that resembles corn. ... See also List of colors Categories: Stub | Colors ... Dark goldenrod is a color that resembles the color goldenrod, but is darker. ... Look up ecru in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Flax (also known as Light Goldenrod) is a pale yellowish-gray color named after Flax seeds. ... Gamboge is a rather transparent dark mustard yellow pigment. ... Gold is a shade of the color yellow closest to that of gold metal. ... Goldenrod is a color that resembles the goldenrod plant. ... The color khaki comes from the Persian word khak meaning dust, and khaki meaning dusty, dust covered or earth colored. ... ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Lime is a combination of the colors yellow and green, so named because it is the color of limes. ... Mustard is a color that resembles culinary mustard. ... Navajo White is a color that resembles a color from the Navajo Native American tribes buildings. ... Olive is a dulled, darker yellowish-green color typically seen on green olives. ... Papaya whip is a pastel shade of peach. ... Peach-yellow is a mix of the colors peach and yellow. ... Pear is a color that resembles Pears. ... Saffron is a shade of yellow resembling the spice saffron. ... The school bus yellow paint was shining brightly on this new 1973 Wayne Lifeguard school bus won in a national contest for safety ideas. ... Selective yellow is a colour for automotive lamps. ... School bus yellow is a color which was especially formulated for use on United States school buses in 1939. ... A yellow Tulip. ... Apricot is a color that attempts to represent the color of apricots. ... Gold is a shade of the color yellow closest to that of gold metal. ... Chartreuse yellow (#DFFF00) Chartreuse yellow is the color that was traditionally known simply as chartreuse before the web color chartreuse (named after green Chartreuse liqueur) was invented in the 1990s. ... Gold is a shade of the color yellow closest to that of gold metal. ... Gold is a shade of the color yellow closest to that of gold metal. ... Green-Yellow (or yellow-green) is a mix of the colors green and yellow. ...

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