The Eglantine or ‘Aeglantyne’ table in the High Great Chamber at Hardwick Hall, Derbyshire

The Eglantine or “Aeglantyne” table in the High Great Chamber at Hardwick Hall, Derbyshire. The walnut table top is elaborately inlaid with marquetry depiciting musical instruments, games and heraldic references. The table was made to celebrate the triple marriage contract between the families of Talbot and Cavendish in 1567.