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Description and Wear of Uniform Components


Tiara (Females)
Article 3501.86

Small and crescent shaped, to fit over crown of the head. It is made of black velvet with appropriate cap device embroidered at the center, and for admirals, captains, and commanders, appropriate graduated rank ornamentation embroidered on either side.

Occasion for wear
Optional for wear by female Sailors (E-1 through O-10) when wearing Dinner Dress Blue and White Jacket Uniforms during official events.

Correct Wear

Wear over the crown of the head. The tiara need not be removed indoors.

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