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Discount Garden Statues - Large Winged Stone Griffin Ornament Gargoyle Gryphon Style, £75.00 (http://www.discountgardenstatues.co.uk/products/Large-Winged-Stone-Griffin-Ornament-Gargoyle-Gryphon-Style.html)

Large Winged Stone Griffin Ornament Gargoyle Gryphon Style

Winged stone Griffin for the garden, looks fabulous as a gargoyle type ornament

The gargoyles in The Beautiful & the Cursed have slightly different rules, but the essence is the same. Love gargoyles!

Actually, gargoyles are spouts that are placed to drain water off buildings. The free standing statues most refer to as gargoyles are actually called grotesques.

While no ancient texts exist that explain the meaning of these strange creatures, we do know that artisans as far back as the Bronze Age used the grotesque - in gorgons, griffins and sphinxes, for example - to avert the powers of evil.

"While no ancient texts exist that explain the meaning of these strange creatures, we do know that artisans as far back as the Bronze Age used the grotesque - in gorgons, griffins and sphinxes, for example - to avert the powers of evil.

Grumblethrope cast stone gargoyle statue made by Campania International

Campania International Grumblethorpe Statue Verde Finish * Detailed information can be found by clicking on the VISIT button

The Peryton - Linlithgow Palace, Scotland │ This fountain detail was built in the centre courtyard during King James V reign during 1513-1543.

Linlithgow Palace, Scotland photographed May This sculpture of a Peryton (winged deer) is a fountain detail which was built in the centre courtyard during King James V reign during 1513 - Photo by Amy Louise Hooton.

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Dragon Statue

Dragon statue on the way to Gaiman (Chubut, Patagonia), Argentina. Hobsyllwin is…

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