Ballgame players

Left:
Ballgame player
Teotihuacan
Classical period, 200 - 650 A.D.
Clay, stucco, pigments
13,2 x 5,2 x 5,6 cm
Museo Nacional de Antropología. Mexico-City
Right:
Ballgame player
Teotihuacan
Classical period, 250 - 550 A.D.
15 x 8 x 2,8 cm
Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan
There were different types of ritual ball games. These clay figures show players, who kicked the ball with their hips.

 

© Photo: Haupt & Binder

Teotihuacan Exhibition

Touring exhibition, started in 2009. Extensive photo tour through the presentation in Berlin, 1 July - 10 October 2010.

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