Ancient Ball Player
Ancient Ball Player
Ancient Ball Player
Ancient Ball Player
Ancient Ball Player
Ancient Ball Player

Ancient Mayan Ball Player Wall Relief


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This ball player is a replica of an original wall relief found in Palenque, Mexico. The ball player plays an ancient Mayan game now known as Ulama, one of the oldest known team sports in the world. A fast paced and bloody game, the original sport was thought to be used for religious ritual. The original relief dates back to 590 A.D., though the sport has been traced back to 1400 BCE. 

This wall hanging measures 11.5 inches high, 11.5 inches wide, and .75 inches deep. Piece weighs about 6 pounds. Designed with sawtooth hardware for easy hanging. 

  • Mayan ball player wall relief
  • Bonded stone with antique stone finish
  • Measures 11.5 x 11.5 x .75 inches
  • Weighs about 6 pounds
  • Sawtooth hardware for easy hanging
  • Not suitable for outdoors 

This item is a carefully constructed reproduction of an ancient artifact. It is designed to replicate the antique style of the original piece it’s based on. With a little help from modern machinery, we are pleased to offer you treasures from the past that can be displayed right in your home.

This item may feature slight variation in color, details, and overall appearance. Imperfections and surface cracks add to the unique artistry of each piece and are intentional aspects of its design. 


Orders ship from a USA-based warehouse in 1 business day.

We offer FREE STANDARD SHIPPING on orders of $25 or over within continental USA. Any exceptions will be usually displayed on the product description page. Order below $25 pay a standard shipping charge of $3.85. 

For orders to  Alaska, Hawaii and US Protectorates, the shipping charges are calculated based on the weight and the final destination. Orders are shipped via UPS, FedEx, DHL or USPS or another carrier of our choice. Expedited shipping is available at an extra charge determined by the weight and the final destination of the product.        


We offer no-hassle returns. You may return most Cultural Elements items (unused) in original packaging. Your return package must be post-marked within 30 days from the order date. 

Some personal use items, media, books, cards and products containing plants (including air-plants) are non-returnable. Please check product page for details about the return policy of the product you wish to return.

Refund Policy

  • Orders with Free Shipping: Full refund on your order.
  • Orders with Shipping costs: Full refund on your product value. Shipping costs and additional service charges such as gift wrap are non-refundable.   


Not fully satisfied with the fit? No worries. You can exchange sizes two ways:

1. Recommended Method – Because designs can sell out quickly, we recommend placing a new order for your desired size. After placing your order, you can simply return the original size for a refund.

2. Send us the unworn/unused item along with your packing slip. Write down your request for an exchange and your desired size on the slip. If the size is available, a replacement will promptly be shipped.

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