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(355) Gabriella

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Discovered 1893 Jan. 20 by A. Charlois at Nice.

Named in honor of Gabrielle Renaudot (1877–1962), later Mme. Camille Flammarion {see planet  (1021)}, in recognition of her zeal as a student of astronomy and an observer at the Observatory of Juvisy {see planet  (605)}. Later she was editor-in-chief of l’Astronomie, Laureate of the Académie des Sciences de France, and officier de la Légion d’Honneur. (H 39)

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