First gold dollar minted in America.
Obverse: 28G, BECHTLER RUTHERFORD
Reverse: ONE (with reversed “N”), CAROLINA DOLLAR
Diameter: 15.5 mm
Material: 24k gold plated
Made in the USA
Packaged in a coin collecting flip with printed description on insert.
In the early 1800s gold was discovered in North Carolina this set off the first gold rush in America. Christopher Bechtler a German immigrant produced nearly two and quarter
million dollars worth of gold coins at his mint.