About the design
on April 13, 2011
The griffin, griffon, or gryphon is a legendary creature with the body of a lion and the head and wings of an eagle. As the lion was traditionally considered the king of the beasts and the eagle was the king of the birds, the griffin was thought to be an especially powerful and majestic creature. The griffon was also thought of king of the creatures. Griffins are known for guarding treasure and priceless possessions.