Some articles on chestnut, base, coat, chestnut base coat, chestnuts:
... Chestnut is considered a "base color" in the discussion of equine coat color genetics ... Additional coat colors based on chestnut are often described in terms of their relationship to chestnut Palominos have a chestnut base coat color that is genetically modified to a golden ... Palominos can be distinguished from chestnuts by the lack of true red tones in the coat even the palest chestnuts have slight red tints to their hair rather than gold ...
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“I can sit up half the night
With some friend that has the wit
Not to allow his looks to tell
When I am unintelligible.
Fifteen apparitions have I seen;
The worst a coat upon a coat-hanger.”
—William Butler Yeats (18651939)
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