Olympus is but the outside of the earth everywhere.
The subsequent return of Hephaestus to Olympus is a favourite theme in early art.
The Thracians of the region from Olympus to the Pangaean district, usually regarded as rude tribes, had from a very early time worked the gold and silver of that region, had begun to strike coins almost as early as the Greeks, and displayed on them much artistic skill and originality of types.
part of the state, but they rise northward in the Olympic Mountains and reach a maximum of elevation on Mount Olympus of 8150 ft.
He is a form of the Lemnian Hephaestus, who alighted on the island when flung out of Olympus by Zeus.