''Hardrock Miner'', signed and dated on the base: APutnam 98, stamped on the base: Roman Bronze Works Inc. N.Y., bronze with golden patina, 12'' H x 10.5'' W x 7.5'' D, est: $4000/6000
Literature: J.A. Baird, Jr., ''The West Remembered, Selections from the Collection of Earl C. Adams'', California Historical Society, San Francisco and San Marino, CA, 1973, p.68, fig. 140. Provenance: Collection of Earl C. Adams, San Marino, CA; through descent to the present owner, Santa Fe, NM
Visual: Generally good condition. Minor dust accumulation in the crevices. Felted underside.