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King Alfred the Great Shirt

King Alfred the Great Shirt

Regular price $28.00 USD
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Embrace the indomitable spirit of Alfred the Great with this distinct t-shirt, a tribute to the Saxon king who masterfully balanced the sword and Scripture. In an era rife with Viking raids, Alfred stood as a beacon of resilience and wisdom. Refusing to succumb to the easy path of paying tributes, he fortified his kingdom both spiritually and militarily, laying the foundation for what would become England.

This design encapsulates Alfred's refusal to bow to the Dane-geld, symbolizing a steadfastness against compromise. Depicting Alfred with a Bible and a sword, it reflects his dual legacy as a warrior and a devout Christian, while the playful innocence of children at his feet and the backdrop of Viking ships ablaze underscore his role as protector and visionary. This wearable piece of history not only honors Alfred's legacy but also serves as a reminder of the virtues of courage, faith, and leadership in the face of adversity. Perfect for those who value deep theological roots and the lessons of history, it speaks to the heart of believers striving for integrity in a challenging world. Ideal for leaders, educators, and anyone inspired by the richness of Christian heritage, it's a statement of faith, resilience, and the refusal to compromise on what matters most.

As always, expect a comfortable, soft, lightweight, and form-fitting shirt; ideal for driving away Vikings and Loonies alike.

For a tailored fit, this shirt is form-fitting. You may want to consider choosing one size larger for a more relaxed fit.

• 100% combed and ring-spun cotton (Heather colors contain polyester)
• Fabric weight: 4.2 oz./yd.² (142 g/m²)
• Pre-shrunk fabric
• Side-seamed construction
• Shoulder-to-shoulder taping
• Blank product sourced from Nicaragua, Mexico, Honduras, or the US

This product is made especially for you as soon as you place an order, which is why it takes us a bit longer to deliver it to you. Making products on demand instead of in bulk helps reduce overproduction, so thank you for making thoughtful purchasing decisions!

Size guide

  LENGTH (inches) WIDTH (inches) CHEST (inches)
XS 27 16 ½ 31-34
S 28 18 34-37
M 29 20 38-41
L 30 22 42-45
XL 31 24 46-49
2XL 32 26 50-53
3XL 33 28 54-57
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