Zlata Koruna

1988 TH2 . Discovered 1988 Oct. 4 by A. Mrkos at Klet.

Named for a Gothic monastery and a village in southern Bohemia east of Klet Mountain. The Cistercian monastery of the Holy Crown of Thorns was founded there by the Czech king Premysl Otakar II in 1263. The name of Klet for the mountain was first mentioned in the monastery's thirteenth-century documents. There is now a literature museum at the monastery. (M 29670)

Name proposed by J. Ticha, M. Tichy and Z. Moravec.

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