Collaborative Doctoral Award with the Burrell Collection (2014-17)

Oliver Fearon, 'Banners, badges and beasts: Illuminating the art and craft of heraldic stained glass, c1250-1600' 



Supervisors: Sarah Brown (University of York) and Dr Vivien Hamilton (The Burrell Collection, Glasgow Museums)

Prior to pursuing a PhD, Oliver gained his MA from the University of York and was the 2012-13 recipient of the Yorkshire Museum Scholarship.



Main image: 'Medieval Stained glass window, St Marys Nettlestead' (detail). Photo: ©J. Hannan-Briggs (; image licensed under Creative Commons CC BY-SA 2.0 (

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