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"Menabrea" redirects here. For the Italian brewing company, see Birra Menabrea.
|Discovery and designation|
|Discovered by||P. G. Comba|
|Discovery date||November 7, 1997|
|Federico Luigi, Conte Menabrea|
|Epoch May 14, 2008|
27988 Menabrea (1997 VA4) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on November 7, 1997 by P. G. Comba at Prescott. His name is in honor of Luigi Federico Menabrea (1809–1896), piedmontese mathematician and statesman.
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