This is the newest version of the 164 carving knife in stainless. This one now comes with a sheath! Many have been making their own sheath for them but that is no longer necessary. The 164 is now offered in Right hand or left hand. This one is the Left Handed version. Full curve carving knife, sharp on one edge only, and tapered to a point. The single sided blade allows you to use your thumb on the back of the blade. In stainless steel only.