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Crayon: Silver
Intro Year:1949
Original Box:Box of 48
Celebrity Favorites:Paul O'Neill

Unique Color Information

Personality Traits
protection, secure, safe, balanced, contentment, practicality, reliability, intelligence, dignity

Fun Facts
Silver symbolizes encouragement and the removal of negativity.

In 1896, the winners of the Olympic events were given silver medals and crowns of olive branches.

“Silver is the gregarious alter ego of gray. Silver is what gray could be if it would only have a little fun."*

“Silver” (Frank Sinatra)

Contrasting and Complementary Colors
Silver does not have a contrasting color. It is part of the metallic family.

Silverado (1985)

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Coloring & Activities
No.43 Silver
No.43 Silver