According to History.com, Sumer was an ancient civilization founded in the Mesopotamian region of the Fertile Crescent situated between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers. Known for their innovations in language, governance, architecture and more, Sumerians are considered the creators of civilization as modern humans understand it. Their control of the region lasted for a short 2,000 years. The Babylonians took over in 2004 B.C.
The Anzû, (see long list of Heraldic Griffin) is also known asdZûand Im-dugud.
According to Wikipedia, he is described as a lesser divine creature or monster in severalMesopotamian religions. He was conceived by the pure waters of theApsu(which was the name of the fresh water, which came from underground aquifers and was believed to have given a religious fertilizing quality in Sumerian and Akkadian mythology.) Anzu is also described as being conceived of the
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