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post #1 of 6 Old 05-15-2010, 11:40 AM Thread Starter
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What shade of buckskin?

Hi, I was wondering what color of buckskin everyone thought this was. The picture was taken by a member of the forum. I was thinking along the lines of a buttermilk buckskin. What does everyone else think.
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post #2 of 6 Old 05-15-2010, 03:54 PM
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I've never really thought to give it a special name, but that is what I think of as regular buckskin (my favorite shade). The only one I generally think of w/ a different name is sooty (which I don't really care for). But if I see buttermilk buckskin I think of a much lighter, pale color.
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post #3 of 6 Old 05-16-2010, 10:59 AM
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I am kind of thinking that's a Buttermilk maybe just regular. Because it's not one of those Golden buckskins who are so yellowy looking they just pop lol


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post #4 of 6 Old 05-16-2010, 11:11 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks, anyone else got an opinion.
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post #5 of 6 Old 05-16-2010, 12:29 PM
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A buckskin is a buckskin. It is one of my pet peeves when people start trying to put special names to a color. It is what it is. A buckskin.

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post #6 of 6 Old 05-16-2010, 02:49 PM
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If you wanted to colour code it, you could say buttermilk. But I agree with NRHAReiner. A buckskin is a buckskin is a buckskin.

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