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Take a look at The Corning Museum of Glass catalog: Medieval Glass for Popes, Princes, and Peasants. Text: David Whitehouse, William Gudenrath, and Karl Hans Wedepohl. Corning, NY: Corning Museum of Glass, 2010. 

The publication addresses your questions about furnaces, equipment, and chemical makeup of the glass as well as images of medieval furnaces.