An old Mühldorf family

This ancient gravestone was found in 1994 during excavation work south-east of Mühldorf in Pattendorf. It is the inscription of a grave monument in Roman style. The name of the deceased is inscribed on the stone: Atestas, son of Atto. Other family members are mentioned (see family tree).

“Do you know me? My name is Matugenta. It’s Celtic for ‘bear’s daughter’. My father Atestas is the chieftain of Argentum. We are all Celts.