Regalia for a Knight of the Order of the Temple

White Mantle with Red Cross

White hood lining

White cord and tassels

White Tunic
Cap and Badge
Belt with Frog
Sword & Scabbard
Black Gloves or Gauntlets
Star Jewel
Cross of the Temple Jewel
Malta Cross Jewel (if qualified)

Changes on becoming a Preceptor.

Patriarchal Cross on Mantle, Crimson hood lining Crimson cord and tassels. Patriarchal Cross cap badge (silver metal), Star Jewel with Patriarchal Cross (optional, but desired)

A Preceptor also wears, during the tenure of his Office, a Preceptor’s Cross jewel and collarette, and, in his own Preceptory, carries a Baton.

A Past Preceptor may wear a Past Preceptor’s Cross jewel and collarette, but does not carry a Baton.

Changes on Appointment as a Provincial Officer

Provincial Officer’s Sash (black with a single white stripe)
Mantle Badge of Office

Changes on Appointment as a Great Officer

Patriarchal Cross cap badge (gilt metal)
Great Officer’s Sash (black, 3 white stripes, gold fringe)
Mantle Badge of Office

A Prelate, Chaplain and Almoner do not wear a belt, or carry a sword, whilst acting in that office.

Regalia for a Knight of Malta

Cap and Badge

Red Malta Tunic

Black Malta Mantle

Knight of Malta Jewel

Belt with Frog (as worn in KT)

Sword and Scabbard (as worn in KT)

Black Gloves(as worn in KT)

Changes on becoming a Prior 
Prior’s Cap badge 

Changes on Appointment as a Provincial Officer 
Mantle Badge of Office 

Changes on Appointment as a Great Officer 
Mantle Badge of Office
Collarette and Jewel 

Correct Wearing of Regalia

All Jewels, Crosses and Stars, when not worn suspended from the neck, shall be placed upon the left breast of the Tunic, but not upon the Red Cross thereon, nor upon the Sash.

The Cross of the Temple shall be placed nearest to the centre of the Tunic, the Cross of Malta next to it and in line, with it further away from the centre, the Star shall be placed below them both, and centrally between them.

The sash should be worn over the right shoulder and under the left arm with the fringe lying on the outside of the Sword Scabbard.