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  • The word mutzen, to dock, cut off, which first appears in the 14th century, does not help much, though the name of another vestment akin to the almuce - the mozzetta - has been by some traced to it through the Ital.
  • The almuce has now been almost entirely superseded by the mozzetta, but it is still worn at some cathedrals in France, e.g.
  • Lastly, from the cappa is probably derived the mozzetta, a short cape with a miniature hood, fastened down the front with buttons.
 
 

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