1) These were the special garments worn by clergymen and theirn assistants when performing church services.
1346 lego eisdem monialibus ad vestimenta inde facienda coccineas armat’ cum teguminibus equorum, York
1485 a vestment of borde alisaunder, Ripon
1497 Item a vestment of red velvet with a crosse of cloth of gold with the albe, stole and all other thyngez apperteyning therto, Wakefield
1518-9 payd for rebon and frenges to the hawbes and for mendyng of iiij vestmenttes ijs, York
1558 all suche coipes, vestementtes and the other ornamenttes as I have remaininge in the said churche, Stanley.