The 'Seven Point Star' symbolizes "The Ionian Dimension". 'The Group of Seven Islands' in the Ionian Sea have produced outstanding representatives in the fields of art. Important musicians, poets, painters and politicians...led their way and still inspire.
Clockwise from top, the visuals that symbolize the Ionian islands that are consisted of:
"Corfu" island, represented with the "ΑΠΗΔΑΛΟ ΝΑΥΣ"(ship without steering gear) as the island has had 'Great Nautical Powers', and also since ancient times its sailors were well known for their nautical abilities and skills.
For the island of "Zante" (Zakynthos), the symbol of "Tripus" of Apollon, it is a usual representation and found since its first coin cut.
"Ithaca" island, is represented with the head of Ulysses with the characteristic 'head gear' or "Pilos" on it. It's often found and not only in coins.
"Paxi" island(s), are symbolized by the trident, depicted in accordance with a greek mythologycal tale, that "Paxi" were created when Poseidon hit with He's trident the island of Corfu, therefore splitting in two, and on this 'new ground', its where He will live He's love with Amfitriti.
The island of "Kithira", is represented with the 'emergence of Aphrodite'.
"Lefkas" island, has the 'Apolonian harp', depicted as a symbol for reference to the great musical tradition that it carries.
"Cefalonia" island represented with its mythical hero "Kefalo" that gave the island his - its name.