There are still a few good pre-Colombian artifacts to to see at the St. Louis Art Museum during the reconstruction work. They are very difficult to photography, however. This close-up of a silver Mayan breast plate is dimly lit behind thick plexi. The meticulous workmanship is awesome.
Camera: Nikon D700
Lens: AF Micro-Nikkor 105mm f2.8 D
Exposure: ISO 800, f/4.0 @ 1/60s, Auto WB, handheld
Location: Grand Center Artist Loft Studios GPSProcessing: Lightroom 3, Nik Tools