Circa 885 AD, King Alfred the Great (849 - 901).
February 07, 2013 Licence
A statue of Alfred The Great (849-899) in Winchester, Hampshire circa 1975. It is by sculptor Hamo Thornycroft and was erected in 1901
An engraving (top) of King Alfred the Great (849 - 899) of Wessex, from an imagined portrait by Raineri, circa 1835.
Engraving depicting Alfred the Great (849-899), King of Wessex from 871 to 899, disguised as a harp player in the Hall of Guthrum, entertaining the Danes with songs while listening to their conversations as he sought to defeat the...More
January 01, 2008 Licence
Disguised as a minstrel, King Alfred the Great (849 - 899, right) of Wessex, spies on his Danish enemies at a banquet, circa 890.
King Alfred the Great (849 - 899) of Wessex with his wife Ealhswith (also Ealswitha or Ethelwitha) of Mercia (right), circa 875.
King Alfred the Great (848 - 899), King of Wessex, circa 890.
Circa 900 AD, Alfred the Great, King of England (849 - 901).
878 AD, A fleet of Danish longboats suffers defeat by King Alfred the Great's navy at Swanage in Dorset. The Vikings had been trying to wrest leadership of England from the Anglo-Saxons for two centuries, and continued to do so for...More
Circa 880 AD, King Alfred the Great (849 - 901) with the symbols of office.