Davenport Set : This pattern contains directions to work the Davenport Set pictured. This lovely set, worked in filet crochet, has a running buck motif. The davenport back -- which would make a fabulous runner as well -- measures 14 x 65 inches, and has five running bucks. The arms rests have one buck each. Full page charts are included.
This is a Mail Order Pattern, purchased through newspapers and catalogs. The pattern was marketed as Peggy Roberts 2781 (Needlework Bureau). The newspaper description: "The owner of a 100 year old crocheted piece has very kindly allowed us to copy it so others might share in its beauty. From it, we have developed this handsome davenport set and feel you'll love it as much as we do".
Materials: 11 oz. Crochet Cord - Beige or White; Steel Crochet Hook No. 5 or 6 (Standard Size).
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