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  • ALMUCE, or Amice (0.
  • " Amice"; Diez, W orterbuch der rom.
  • The "grey amice" of the canons of St Paul's at London was put down in 1549, the academic hood being substituted.
  • Cope and surplice; (3) vestments used at both - alb, amice, girdle, stole, dalmatic, tunicle.
  • At Rome, especially, where the popes had succeeded to a share of the power and pretensions of the Caesars of the West, the accumulation of ecclesiastical vestments symbolized a very special dignity: in the second quarter of the 9th century the pope, when fully vested, wore a camisia girdled, an alb (linea) girdled, an amice (anagolaium), a tunicle (dalmatica minor), a dalmatic (dalmatica major), stole (orarium), chasuble (planeta) and pallium.

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