The fanone was originally a cloth like the amice and was wrapped round neck and From Braun, Liturgische Gewandung.
Akin to the amice is a vestment peculiar to the popes, the fanone (Med.
Finally, the pope, when celebrating mass, wears the same vestments as an ordinary bishop, with the addition of the subcinctorium (see ALB), a dalmatic, worn over the tunicle and under the chasuble, and the orale or fanone (see Amice).
Of these again, according to the fully developed rules of the Catholic Church, there are three classes: (I) vestments worn only at the celebration of mass - chasuble, maniple, pontifical gloves, pontifical shoes, the pallium and the papal fanone and subcinctorium; (2) vestments never worn at mass, but at other liturgical functions, such as processions, administration of the sacraments, solemn choir services, i.e.
Over the chasuble he wears the fanone (see Amice); and after that the pallium.