Miniature mosaic of noble wearing a Sun god headdress from the "Heavenly Jade of the Maya" exhibit in Washington D.C.
Miniature mosaic of noble wearing a Sun god headdress from the "Heavenly Jade of the Maya" exhibit in Washington D.C. MCT
Miniature mosaic of noble wearing a Sun god headdress from the "Heavenly Jade of the Maya" exhibit in Washington D.C. MCT

Mayan exhibit celebrates changing calendar and royal jade

December 20, 2012 05:03 PM

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