Meetings of the
Northern California Japanese Sword Club:
Meetings are held on the third Sunday of each month.
Photos from past meetings
Everyone is welcome
at our meetings, you do not need to be a NCJSC member to attend.
If you have questions about a Japanese sword, or related item(s), bring
it/them to a meeting! Many knowledgeable collectors, and even a few experts,
attend our meetings and are happy to help. Meetings are a good place to
obtain many opinions with just one visit.
Our regular meetings
are held at the:
Japanese Cultural &
Community Center of Northern California
Room B (Upstairs)
1840 Sutter Street
San Francisco, California
October 15, 2017
This month’s subject
will be a continuation of our Novice Course studies with part two of the
We will look at the period of greatest (most prolific) production:
1400-1600, i.e. from the beginning of the Muromachi Era up to the
beginning of the Edo period. We will expand this month’s study to the
continuing tradition as it left Bizen and found expression throughout
the Shinto and Shinshinto periods.
In other words, we would love to see your Bizen and Bizen related items
from 1400 onward. See you there.
Regular meetings start at 12:30 pm,
and generally run until about 3:00 or 3:30 pm. The Board
immediately after the general meeting.
All NCJSC MEMBERS
are welcome to attend the Board meetings.