Byzantium (color)

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This box shows the color Byzantium.

Byzantium is a color that is a dark shade of purple.

The first recorded use of Byzantium as a color name in English was in 1926. [1]

Meaning of Byzantium[change | edit source]

Tones of Byzantium color comparison chart[change | edit source]

Byzantine (Hex:BD33A4) (RGB: 189, 51, 164)
BYZANTIUM (Hex:702963) (RGB: 112, 41, 99)
Imperial (Hex: 602F6B) (RGB: 96, 47, 107)
Dark Byzantium (Hex: 5D3954) (RGB: 93, 57, 84)

References[change | edit source]

  1. Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw-Hill Page 191; Color Sample of Byzantium: Page 111 Plate 44 Color Sample K7

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