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(3373) Koktebelia

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1978 QQ2. Discovered 1978 Aug. 31 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

Named for the Crimean settlement of Koktebel’, home and workplace of the brilliant Russian poet, painter and water-colorist Maksimilian Aleksandrovich Kirienko-Voloshin (1877–1932), almost all of whose work was devoted to the Crimea. (M 18137)

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