Terms and Conditions


The website of the Research Project SilCoinCy, Kyprios Character. History, Archaeology & Numismatics of Ancient Cyprus belongs to the Institute of Historical Research of the National Hellenic Research Foundation (IHR / NHRF), which is based in Vasileos Konstantinou 48, Athens 116 35, Greece.

Access to and use of the site is subject to the terms and conditions set out below.

When using this site you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.

The IHR / NHRF reserve the right to modify at any time the Terms of Use and publish them on this website.

Content on this site (texts, images, designs, numismatic material) is the intellectual property of IHR / NHRF, other than specified exceptions (copyright of third parties and affiliates, as are the images contained in scientific articles written by external collaborators, and whose copyright has been granted by the authors of scientific articles).

The content of this website can be used for personal information as well as for educational or research purposes. Reproduction and storage of individual pages or data is allowed for educational or research purposes only, provided that their origin from the site Kyprios Character and the names of authors (if they appear on the website) will be indicated, without affecting in any way any intellectual property rights.

However, users should be aware that some data might constitute the intellectual property of third parties (partners, organizations, etc.), and cannot be used without the permission of such third parties which may be listed in a relevant reference on this website.

It is strictly prohibited to store, reproduce, republish, transmit or distribute any part of the contents of the site for commercial purposes.

It is strictly prohibited to store, reproduce, republish, transmit or distribute any registered trademarks that appear on the website (Logo of Kyprios Character, NHRF, etc.).

This website contains links to other sites. These links have been constructed by other individuals or organizations and are intended to further inform users. The IHR/ NHRF is not accountable for and cannot guarantee the content, privacy policy, integrity, service quality and safety of other websites.


Protection of personal data


Through this website, the Research Project SilCoinCy may collect personal data of users/visitors only. 

“Personal data” is defined as the data that can be used only for identification or for communication with users/visitors, in particular those collected through the various Data Submission Forms.

Users/visitors expressly and unreservedly consent to provide these personal details to the site kyprioscharacter.eie.gr, where required or requested. The Research Project SilCoinCy may use personal data for information purposes or to send emails or newsletters to the registered users/visitors, unless the users/visitors have explicitly stated otherwise to the Research Project SilCoinCy.

The Research Project SilCoinCy will never sell any personal information of third parties or users/visitors of this website.

The Research Project SilCoinCy will never transfer or disclose any personal data of users/visitors of the website to third parties, unless otherwise provided by law or by a contractual obligation essential for the proper functioning of the Website and the realization of its functions.

Users/visitors can communicate with the Research Project SilCoinCy to check for the existence of a personal record and correct, change or delete it.

This website may collect non-personal data from users of the website using technologies, such as cookies, and/or monitoring protocol addresses and the like, as a result of the contact of the web browser with the server. Cookies are small text files stored on the hard disk of the visitors/users’ computer and do not take note of any document or file from the user/visitor’s computer, nor identify the computer with any person. They are used in order to facilitate the access of visitors/users regarding the use of specific services and/or pages of the website for statistical purposes and in order to define areas which are useful or popular. Non-personal information may also include the type of server used by visitors/users, the type of computer operating system, Internet service providers and other such information. 

Visitors/users of this website can set their web browsers so as to either warn the use of cookies on specific services or to prevent the acceptance of the use of cookies in any case. If visitors/users of such services and pages do not wish to use cookies for their identification they may have restricted access to some of the services, uses or functions provided by this website. The collection of all data within the category of personal data received by the Research Project SilCoinCy through this website, that are either sent by users or collected during navigation, browsing and use of the website, complies with the Law 2472/1997 (amendments of Law 3625/2007) and Law 3471/2006 on the protection of personal data.