the griffin in Christianity, symbolizes Christ's dual nature as god and man.
Since the Middle Ages the griffin mainly occurred in heraldry. It symbolizes vigilance speed and strength. A griffin in Södermanland coat of arms and a variant with dragonwings in Östergötland. A giffin head found in Skåne coat of arms and weapons in the city of Malmö. A heraldic griffin head is different from a heraldic eagles head by the former has a (visible) ears, which is small and pointed.