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Some Museum highlights featuring in the exhibition

Related gallery

Visit the Mexican gallery and discover the cultures of Mexico
from prehistoric times to the sixteenth century.
Room 27: Mexico

Other related information online

World culture: The Aztecs (Mexica)
Article: Mexican turquoise mosaics

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Images: Turquoise mosaic mask, c. 1500–1521, Mexica/Mixtec.
© The Trustees of the British Museum

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Turquoise Aztec mask