Amess, Ammis, Aumuses (Latin, almecia, almucium)
A canonical vestment lined with fur, that served to cover the head and shoulders, perfectly distinct from the amice. Also a cowl or capuchon worn by the laity of both sexes.
- A Cyclopædia of Costume
By James Robinson Planché, Esq
Available at books.google.com
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- Monday 1 November 2021
- Catholic, Century:14th Century, Costume, Middle Ages, Religion