The coat shall be a deep gray/brown from the spine down to dark tan/brown under the belly. The shading should be gradual and pleasantly blended away from all points, except the tail, which will contrast with shading. Points shall be dark sepia (as near to black as possible). Body behind ears to start of tail fur roots will be slightly darker color shading, without any sudden change of color. Nose point to shade out over face with ears distinctly colored, light eye circles blended in shading.
Shall be dark, large and bright.
Ears are distinctly colored.
Shall match the point color.
The feet shall match other points to the first leg joint. Toenails shall match the point color.
Off color fur; fur of any other color in the coat; toenails not of the correct color; light points; white furs in the tail or any of the other points; a white bib under chin or white above the lips. Black toenails.