It is a dark blue powder with a marked coppery lustre.
Beautiful varieties have been introduced under the varietal names, ampelopsifolium, atropurpureum, dissectum, &c. They are remarkable for the coppery purple tint that pervades the leaves and young growths of some of the varieties.
We also saw brown hawkers with their attractive coppery wings hunting along the taller vegetation of the river bank.
In a lunar eclipse the moon often adopts a coppery red color.
She thrust fingers into her hair, combing them through her tousled coppery locks.