Unformatted text preview: the end and which is the beginning. You have no point of refrence. D. What are some potential problems with the seriation method? Some potential problems with seriation are that you cannot determine where time begins or ends, all the cultural traditions and local area requirements must be met, and it is easily possible for biases to occur while sampling because you cannot sample the entire site. E. Which pottery style (if any) is the least helpful for this seriation exercise? The pottery type that is the least helpful for this seriation exercise is Type 1. It is least helpful because its popularity does not diminish or increase making it difficult to show which time period it is from, or use it in reference to any other style....
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- Winter '08
- local area, pottery type, seriation exercise