What does a Gryphon tattoo symbolize?

The Gryphon is a noble creature that represents both protection and righteousness. Its likeness is a combination of the kings of air and earth - eagle and lion. Historically They have been noted as defenders of treasure... and have been associated with nobility. Some have even used the Gryphon as a representation of the duality of Christ - of air and earth. A Gryphon tattoo is a symbol of truth, power, and love.