You will have a lot of choice within your budget. I would recommend you buy something to maintain the edge. Maybe a Spyderco sharpening system as it is
OP - Knyfeknerd did (is doing?) a passaround the the Western 240. Several users left comments on their impression of the knife. You may find it of interest.
Lets try $110 for this! Its a really great petty just not ideal for me
Aeb-l San Mai Damascus
I know the 210s are pretty irrelevant now, but this pic gives an idea of the stainless-clad next to the kurouchi version...