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Antique Gold (Pantone) Color

HEX #B59E5F / RGB (181, 158, 95)

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What is Antique Gold (Pantone) Color?

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Included in the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list with the PMS number 16-0730 TCX, Antique Gold (Pantone) color hex code is #B59E5F with RGB equivalent (181, 158, 95). It is not a web color and, hence, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS. However, Antique Gold (Pantone) can be applied to web pages with its HSL, RGB or the hex color code.
Please note that Pantone has not provided the CMYK values for the color. The RAL and CMYK numbers listed on this page have been calculated from the hex code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Antique Gold (Pantone) Color Codes

Hex Code#B59E5F
RGB Values(181, 158, 95)
CMYK Values(0%, 13%, 48%, 29%)
HSV/HSB Values(44°, 48%, 71%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9966
Inverse Color#4A61A0 [Liberty]
Pantone®16-0730 TCX
Closest RAL1024 [Ochre yellow]
Complementary Color#5F76B5 [Glaucous]
Antique Gold (Pantone) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#919191
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9E9E9E
Weighted Average (Luma)#9E9E9E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C8C8C8

Antique Gold (Pantone) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B59E5F. Complementary color is 5F76B5

Complementary Palette

The complement of Antique Gold (Pantone) is Glaucous with the hex code #5F76B5. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B59E5F color is offered by #5F76B5. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

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Analogous color palette with (B59E5F, A1B55F and B5735F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Antique Gold (Pantone) (#B59E5F) are Middle Green Yellow (#A1B55F) and Copper Penny (#B5735F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Antique Gold (Pantone) with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

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Split Complementary color palette with (B59E5F, 5FA1B5 and 735FB5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Antique Gold (Pantone) (#B59E5F) are #5FA1B5 (Crystal Blue) and #735FB5 (Blue-Violet (Crayola)). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (B59E5F, 5FB59E and 9E5FB5)

Triadic Palette

Antique Gold (Pantone) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5FB59E (Green Sheen) and #9E5FB5 (Deep Lilac) along with #B59E5F create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (B59E5F, 5FB59E, 5F76B5 and B55F76)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Antique Gold (Pantone) has four colors - #5FB59E (Green Sheen), #5F76B5 (Glaucous) and #B55F76 (Rose Gold) in addition to the base color (#B59E5F). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (B59E5F, 5FB573, 5F76B5 and B55FA1)

Square Palette

Antique Gold (Pantone) square color palette has #5FB573 (Forest Green (Crayola)), #5F76B5 (Glaucous) and #B55FA1 (Pearly Purple). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

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Rainbow color

Antique Gold (Pantone) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Antique Gold (Pantone) rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Antique Gold (Pantone) Color


  • Transparent C4B17FC4B17F
  • Transparent CBBB8FCBBB8F
  • Transparent D3C59FD3C59F
  • Transparent DACFAFDACFAF
  • Transparent E1D8BFE1D8BF
  • Transparent E9E2CFE9E2CF
  • Transparent F0ECDFF0ECDF
  • Transparent F8F5EFF8F5EF


  • Transparent AA9866AA9866
  • Transparent A59569A59569
  • Transparent A0926CA0926C
  • Transparent 9B8F709B8F70
  • Transparent 958C73958C73
  • Transparent 908976908976
  • Transparent 8B86798B8679
  • Transparent 85837D85837D


  • Transparent 917E4C917E4C
  • Transparent 7F6F437F6F43
  • Transparent 6D5F396D5F39
  • Transparent 5B4F305B4F30
  • Transparent 483F26483F26
  • Transparent 362F1D362F1D
  • Transparent 242013242013
  • Transparent 12100A12100A

Antique Gold (Pantone) Color Patterns

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    Antique Gold (Pantone) Gingham Checks

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    Antique Gold (Pantone) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Antique Gold (Pantone) Polka Dots Pattern

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    Antique Gold (Pantone) Honeycomb Pattern

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    Antique Gold (Pantone) Leaves Pattern

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    Antique Gold (Pantone) Houndstooth Pattern

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    Antique Gold (Pantone) Trellis Pattern

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    Antique Gold (Pantone) Plaid Pattern

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