(Nihonto Token Hozon Kai)
Society is based in Japan and is dedicated to the preservation of Japanese
Samurai Swords. They produce a bi-monthly journal with English translations
that is an important source of information to collectors.
NTHK also conducts Shinsas in other parts of the
world. Fred Fimio, president of JSSC, has had the honour of being appointed
Director and the Canadian Representative.
(Nippon Bijutsu Token Hozon Kyokai)
This important organization in
Japan produces a quarterly journal. Unfortunately, it is in Japanese only.
This society is affiliated with the Tokyo Sword
museum where some of the most important and prestigious swords in the world
are on display.
For more information regarding
either of these organizations, please contact Fred Fimio at