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Details

  • Tomb Owner
    Semerka (G 3020)
  • Excavator
    Clarence Stanley Fisher, American, 1876–1941
  • Baer Date
    Dynasty 6
  • PorterMoss Date
    Dynasty 6
  • Reisner Date
    Late Dynasty 5
  • Site Type
    Stone-built mastaba
  • Shafts
    G 3020 A; G 3020 B; G 3020 C; G 3020 D; G 3020 E; G 3020 F; G 3020 G; G 3020 H; G 3020 X; G 3020 Y; G 3020 Chapel
  • Remarks
    Mastaba built south east of G 3030.

Finds 2

Excavation Diary Pages 14

Maps & Plans 21

Drawings 1

Published Documents 2

Unpublished Documents 62

Full Bibliography

  • Fisher, Clarence S. The Minor Cemetery at Giza. Philadelphia: The University Museum, 1924, pp. 18, 96-101, 146 [22], figs. 84-90, pls. 37-38, 49-50.

    Porter, Bertha, and Rosalind L.B. Moss. Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs, and Paintings 3: Memphis (Abû Rawâsh to Dahshûr). Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1931. 2nd edition. 3: Memphis, Part 1 (Abû Rawâsh to Abûsîr), revised and augmented by Jaromír Málek. Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1974, p. 97, plan 9.

    Reisner, unpublished manuscript, Boxes L8 & L9, Appendix J: The Mastabas in Cemeteries G 1400 and G 3000, pp. 62-65.

Photos 36

People 2

Ancient People

  • Semerka (G 3020)

    • Type Tomb Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 3020. Fragment of architrave (UPM_E13530) inscribed for Semerka, identified as [rx nswt Hm-nTr Xnmw-xwfw] royal acquaintance, priest of Khnum-Khufu; found in debris of G 3020 chapel. May be same individual as Semerka (in G 3031).

Modern People

  • Clarence Stanley Fisher

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1876–1941
    • Remarks Archaeologist and architect. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.