(7171) Arthurkraus = 1988 AT1
Discovered 1988 January 13 by A. Mrkos at Kle.
 Baron Arthur Kraus (1854-1930) was a man of wide interests, including new technology, sports and aviation. He privately funded the Public Observatory at Pardubice in 1912, made observations of sunspots and mainly served as a sedulous popularizer of astronomy. The name was suggested by J. Tichá.
 (MPC 42356 | 2001 March 9)


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