Pillory

Local nameStâlp al infamiei
LocationHunedoara, Romania

The pillory is a device made of a wooden or metal framework erected on a post, with holes for securing the head and hands, formerly used for punishment by public humiliation and often further physical abuse. The pillory is related to the stocks.The word is documented in English since 1274, and stems from Old French pellori, itself from medieval Latin pilloria, of uncertain origin, perhaps a diminutive of Latin pila "pillar, stone barrier".

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Address Hunedoara, Romania

Coordinates 45°44'56.963" N 22°53'17.559" E

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