My gosh, the more I know the Vatican the more repulsion I feel for it.
Actually, the shape of the Mitre suggests to me that it was started as a Tiara, and modified into a Mitre at a later stage . . .
I guess we're just smarter than the Supreme Pontiffs who allow/ed this.
I don't like it!
J.P., I put one on Papa:http://www.sanctepater.com/2010/09/pope-benedict-evening-prayer-at.htmlIt just looks right to me.