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Tutankhamun ‘breasts’ and ‘girly face’ prove he was buried in someone else’s grave, experts say

A TUTANKHAMUN expert is arguing that the boy king was buried in someone else's grave.

This is because because some of the statues in the tomb depict him as feminine and having breasts.

British archaeologist Nicholas Reeves thinks that visitors to the London-based Tutankhamun exhibition aren't seeing objects that were designed for Tut and his journey into the afterlife.

Instead, the renowned archaeologists thinks a lot of the goods in the burial chamber were originally made for Egyptian queen Nefertiti.

This sensational claim suggest that those who have been fearing the 'Tutankhamun curse' should actually be fearing Nefertiti instead.

According to The Guardian, Reeves thinks that the vast amount of gold in the tomb dazzled archaeologists so much that they didn't dig deeper into other theories about the boy king's chamber.

The 3,000-year-old tomb was discovered by archaeologist Howard Carter in 1922.

Inside, they found a bounty of treasures from golden ornaments to grand statues and alabaster jars.

Some experts think that Tut's burial chamber is actually just part of Nefertiti's tomb.

They believe the Egyptian Queen is buried in a separate chamber behind one of the walls surrounding Tut.

Reeves argues that even the golden death mask on the boy king was originally made for Nefertiti because of its feminine features.

He thinks the mask may have been adapted to be more suitable along with other amendments in the chamber.

It was common in ancient Egypt for funeral art to be recycled, largely because it was so expensive.

This was one of the reasons why Reeves argued that Tut's final resting place “looks like it began life as a queen’s tomb.”

Tutankhamun is also thought to have died suddenly at 19 so funeral arrangements may have been rushed.

Reeves began to put his theory together after seeing a 3D scan of the tomb and spotting that it may have been laid out for a queen.

An Italian study accessed hidden cavities within the tomb and concluded there was nothing to find.

However, experts have argued more recently that the scans were out of sync with other independent surveys and could be wrong.

The Egyptian government has declared that there is no evidence of hidden chambers in Tut's tomb.

This led people to withdraw support for Reeves but he is sticking with his beliefs.

Tutankhamun: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh is at the Saatchi Gallery, London, until May 3.

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In other archaeology news, experts have uncovered the remains of an 'Amazonian' warrior woman.

The tragic remains of a Pompeii child who tried to shelter from the famous volcanic eruption have been found inside the ‘grand baths’.

And, over 140 new Nazca lines have been discovered in the Peruvian desert.

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