Definitions for "Provenience"
The location of an item (artifact, feature, or ecofact) in a site.
(pro·VE·nience). The three-dimensional position of an archaeological find in time and space and recorded three-dimensionally from a known central origin at an archaeological site.
The horizontal and/or vertical position of an object in relation to a set of spatial co-ordinates.
Keywords:  patera, ology, esp, arch, source
Origin; source; place where found or produced; provenance; -- used esp. in the fine arts and in archæology; as, the provenience of a patera.
The origin or source of an object.