The first Purple Mercury in our paint database was in 1957, with one purple paint shade named Sunset Orchid. This was the only time Sunset Orchid appeared as a production color on a Mercury.|
The last offering of Purple on a Mercury in our paint database was in 1997, with 2 shades of purple paint named Desert Violet and Boysenberry.
In our database we found 19 offerings of Purple in 11 of the 60 production years of the Mercury (1939-1942 and 1946-2001).
Some very dark reds can also appear purple, we"ve tried to include some of them in this list. Below is a list of all offerings of Purple on a Mercury in our database with examples where we've found them. Click on the example or manufacturing code for more information.