Benjamin Moore Marblehead Gold HC-11

Official color page:Marblehead Gold HC-11
Color code:HC-11
Color name:Marblehead Gold
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Benjamin Moore HC-11 Marblehead Gold showcases a warm and inviting presence in any space. This golden hue brings a touch of sophistication and elegance to interiors, creating a cozy and welcoming atmosphere. Pair HC-11 Marblehead Gold with cool tones like blues and grays to create a harmonious balance, or contrast it with deep greens and rich browns for a bold, dramatic look. Whether used as an accent color or as a main feature, HC-11 Marblehead Gold adds a timeless and luxurious feel to any room.

What are Benjamin Moore Marblehead Gold undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Marblehead Gold undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

HEX value:


RGB code:

225, 196, 120

Is Benjamin Moore Marblehead Gold HC-11 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 43° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

HC-11 Marblehead Gold HSL code: 43, 64%, 68%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Warm Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Benjamin Moore Marblehead Gold:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Marblehead Gold HC-11 vs Golden Delicious 390

Unsure what shade you should go with? We'll compare the two to help you find the perfect shade for your room.

Benjamin Moore Marblehead Gold HC-11 vs Benjamin Moore Golden Delicious 390Open Marblehead Gold HC-11
LRV: 55.07%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 56.34%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Marblehead Gold HC-11 vs Orange Ice 166

Are you struggling to choose between these two hues for your next project? Our comparison will help you choose the ideal color for your space.

Benjamin Moore Marblehead Gold HC-11 vs Benjamin Moore Orange Ice 166Open Marblehead Gold HC-11
LRV: 55.07%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 52.97%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm