Oval dark blue jasper cameo with white relief of Soldier Bringing the News of the Death of Patroclus shows two men mourning at a head hung up at an altar.

Soldier Bringing the News of the Death of Patroclus

Wedgwood

About 1790

  • Titles Soldier Bringing the News of the Death of Patroclus (Descriptive)
  • Artist Wedgwood, England, est. 1759
  • Medium stoneware (jasperware)
  • Credit Line Collection of the Art Fund, Inc. at the Birmingham Museum of Art; The Buten Wedgwood Collection, gift through the Wedgwood Society of New York, AFI.1838.2008
  • Object Name cameo
  • Classification Medals