Papal Mozzetta

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Papal Mozzetta
... The pope wears five versions of the mozzetta the summer mozzetta, which is of red satin the winter mozzetta, which is of red velvet trimmed with white ermine fur the red serge mozzetta, which is worn during masses for ... The Paschal mozzetta is worn only during Eastertide ... The winter mozzetta and the Paschal mozzetta fell into disuse during the pontificate of John Paul II (1978–2005), but their use has been restored by Pope Benedict XVI ...
Papal Vestments - Choir Dress
... Over the rochet is worn the red Papal mozzetta, a shoulder cape that has a collar and is buttoned all the way down the front ... The red color is a vestige from the days when scarlet was the Papal color (white only became associated with the papacy after the Napoleonic wars) ... The Papal mozzetta had a small hood on the back, which disappeared after Vatican II but has recently been restored ...