Order of Griffin


  • Order instituted on 15 September 1884 by the Schwerin Grand Duke Friedrich Franz III.
  • The orders statute was promulgated on 31 January 1902, with amendments made on 7 June 1904.
  • Order in five classes.
  • The badge was an eight pointed, red enamel Maltese cross with gold trim. On the front centre of the cross was a roundel with a golden Griffin located within a golden ring.



Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Schwerin