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ŕ Auberchicourt, France
+ 1915 Jumet, Belgium
Émile Gobbe is a glassmaker, inventor of the mechanical production
of flat glass by drawing.
He works with the glassmaker and engineer Émile Fourcault who, like him,
is carrying out laboratory research on the mechanical production
of flat glass
("vertical draw" against gravity in an upward direction).
2020 J. Giesen