The front is carved with a mask of Hercules draped with the skin of the Nemean lion. The table corresponds to a drawing by Lock in the Victoria and Albert Museum. Several similar tables are known (Wentworth Woodhouse, Yorkshire; Shugborough Hall, Staffordshire; and Temple Newsam House, Leeds.
Dukes of Hamilton (until 1919; sale, Christie, Manson and Woods, London, November 5, 1919, no. 16, to Harris); M. Harris (in 1919) ; William Hesketh Lever, 1st Viscount Leverhulme , The Hill, Hampstead Heath, London (until 1926; sale, Anderson Galleries, New York, February 9–13, 1926, no. 9)