Description and Wear of Uniform Components
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.
Wear over the crown of the head. The tiara need not be removed indoors.
Effective 1 October 2016, this uniform component will no longer be authorized for wear with Navy uniforms.