Boadilla del Camino
Gothic "Rollo Jurisdiccional" (pillar erected to denote jurisdictional independence of a town or village)
Rollo, or administrative pillar, in Boadilla del Campo
Boadilla del Camino, Palencia
This pillar (known as a "rollo", a symbol of a province's administrative status) has small adjoining columns. It is crowned with a Flemish-style tip dating from the 16th century and decorated with scallop shells, the emblem of the Way of Saint James.
- Construction: Popular architecture
- Artistic period: Gothic
- Historic period: 15th century