Titanes: Iapetus Picture

My twelfth image for my Greek Mythology Challenge Chapter i.

Titan God Of Mortality And The Allotment Of The Mortal Life-Span

[Alternative Names] Iapetos, Japetus
[Name Translations] Wound, Pierce
[Class] Titan, God
[Parents] Uranus and Gaia
[Offspring] Atlas, Prometheus, Epimetheus, Menoitios, Bouphagos, Ankhiale

[More Information]

The Titan god of mortality and the allotment of the mortal life-span. His sons Prometheus and Epimetheus were the creators of animals and men. Iapetus was one of the four brother-Titans who held Uranus fast while Cronus castrated him with the sickle. As punishment he was cast into the Tartarean pit by Zeus at the end of the Titan War.

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