In the account of Jesus on the cross in the Gospels, it was stated that his legs were not broken. The legs of the victim might be broken to hasten death. However, for a Jesus figure there was additional significance to this little detail. A "true" Joshua/Jesus did not have his legs or feet crushed/broken. This was the "fate" of a Balaam figure (that is, for a twin of Joshua/Jesus). When king Tut had his leg(s) crushed/broken this designated him as a Balaam. The role of Joshua/Jesus was taken from him and passed to another prince.
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