This decorative globe features the griffin, a mythical beast, with a globe seemingly balanced atop its head. The globe is a replica of historical cartography with unique animals featured in different continents. The griffin is made of brass with an antique finish, while the globe is made of plastic with paper gores.
- Dimensions: 7.25 inches x 7.25 inches x 15.5 inches - Weighs 2.5 lbs - Item #: GL053
The griffin is a mythological beast with the body, tail, and back legs of a lion, and the head, wings and talons of an eagle. It was often depicted in art of the Middle ages, along with other fantastic creatures such as unicorns and dragons.