Sire is Palomino (by a Palomino out of a Chestnut), dam is bay (by a Black out of a Grey). I thought he was dark bay when he was born, then I thought black, today I noticed he has a golden tint to his coat in the sun? The skin under his tail and between his legs is purple looking (not like a normal bay foal, for example). He is 3/4 Welsh
He's either smoky black, or smoky brown, and I'm leaning towards smoky black.
At first glance on the first picture I immediately thought "oh, he's black, just a lighter gray foal coat than is typical, but not abnormal".
But then getting a better look at his head, there is so much "off" color there. I know a smoky black who has very purple undertones to her color and that is what his head color looks like there. Sort of brown-y/purple-y if that makes sense.
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