Dress, Work Smock

Unidentified Enfield Shaker maker (Enfield, New Hampshire), American, active 1793-1923


19th century

Wool, blue warp and red weft. Dress or work smock. No sleeves, single pleat in front of skirt. Bodice back seam has been split and patch inserted to expand the size. Found in box with 48.40.16996 (Shaker dress).

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Paul St. Gaudens



North America, United States


19th century

Object Name

Clothing: Outerwear


Textiles and Costumes

Not on view

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