Translation of "provenance" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈprɒv.ən.əns/ us /ˈprɑː.vən.əns/ formal

the place of origin of something

jewels of uncertain provenance
This raised doubts about the provenance of the painting.
I don’t need to see a label to identify the provenance of a garment that someone is wearing.

(Translation of “provenance” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)