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NHL Puck

Greg Hotham

Hockey

Black puck encased in a circular resin (?) enclosure. ┬áThe puck has the logo for Atlanta Thrashers hockey team located at centre. Printed on the resin reads: “Greg Hotham’s First NHL goal Toronto -5 At Atlanta -3 Nov. 27, 1979”. Reverse side of puck reads: “Approved” “Made in Canada” “Viceroy MFG. Co.Ltd” “NHL” logo is at centre.

SPECIFICATIONS

Object #
SH2014.12.06

Description
On November 27, 1979, Hotham scored his first NHL goal with this puck. At the time of the goal, Hotham was playing for the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Measurements
14.5cm(dia)

Material
resin, plastic

Beliefs

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