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An example of an Apple 1 computer by Bobo11 (Own work) [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

But E-recycling company says there’s a $100,000 (£65,492.17) cheque waiting for her.

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Silicon Valley based CleanBayArea is looking for the woman who dropped off the rare Apple 1 computer, produced in the 1970s, among a couple of boxes of e-waste about a month ago.

She told them she had decided clear up her garage after her husband had passed away.

The woman did not leave any contact information, and a couple of weeks later a recycling manager found the computer – one of only 200 original Apple 1s made – under cables and old keyboards.

On the company’s blog, it reveals the Apple 1 was sold to a private collector for around $200,000 (£130,984.35) and the company’s policy is to share half of the money.

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