(1882) Rauma

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1941 UJ. Discovered 1941 Oct. 15 by L. Oterma at Turku.

Named for a Finnish town, famous for its seafaring and lace-making, that developed around a monastery in the first part of the fifteenth century. The area was already populated in the bronze age. (M 5450)

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