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Turquoise-mosaic disk (AD 900-1200), from Mexico, YucatÃ¡n, Chichen Itza. Made from wood and turquoise. The dimensions are 9 5/8 by Â¾ inches (diameter). On loan from the Museo Nacional de AntropologÃÂa, Mexico City, Mexico. On view at LACMA through July 1.
TEXT BY RICHARD CHANG, THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER; PHOTO BY JORGE PÃ©REZ DE LARA, COURTESY OF LACMA