Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Nihonto-Yoroi Zasshi, The Online Samurai Magazine

Samurai History

Arms & Armour

PORTRAIT – YOSHINDO YOSHIHARA

Yoshindo Yoshihara was born in Japan in 1943, he is the tenth generation of his family to continue the art of sword making, an...

PORTRAIT – DAVID THATCHER

My name is David Thatcher, and I am a professional restorer of Katchu, Japanese armour. I began to restore armours in the early 1980’s...

PORTRAIT – FORD HALLAM

Art world - antiques

Events

PORTRAIT – DAVID THATCHER

My name is David Thatcher, and I am a professional restorer of Katchu, Japanese armour. I began to restore armours in the early 1980’s...

PORTRAIT – YOSHINDO YOSHIHARA

Yoshindo Yoshihara was born in Japan in 1943, he is the tenth generation of his family to continue the art of sword making, an...
Pavel Boff Nihonto Swordsmith

PORTRAIT – PAVEL BOLF

Martial Arts

ITALY’ S HIDDEN SAMURAI COLLECTION

Frederick was born in Florence (1838-1906) but was sent to England as a young boy to study. His father Thomas, was a colonel of the...

Museums

THE OLDEST MUSEUM IN THE WORLD

The Royal Armouries Museum, whose original home was in the Tower of London, can lay claim to being the oldest museum of arms and...

Budogu Suppliers

THE OLDEST MUSEUM IN THE WORLD

The Royal Armouries Museum, whose original home was in the Tower of London, can lay claim to being the oldest museum of arms and...