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(1813) Imhotep

Reference work entry

7589 P-L. Discovered 1960 Oct. 17 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld at Palomar.

Named for a famous physician and architect in the third dynasty of the ancient Egyptian Kingdom, builder of the step-pyramid near Sakkara. (M 4547)

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