Doll house miniatures started their journey since five thousand years ago. The variations of the earliest phase of doll house miniatures might not have offered plenty of variations. However the detail workmanship was a special feature of these miniature doll houses.
Numerous magnificent antique doll house miniatures remain on the exhibit in Museums throughput the world. Experts while studying these works have pointed out that these miniature doll houses represent a wonderful example of detailed work. According to the experts these works portrayed diverse activities of daily living in extreme detail. These details in some of the miniature doll houses reached to such detail that the viewer can gain an insight into domestic life of the times.
However, the "baby houses" of seventeenth and eighteenth centuries seldom had standardized scales. These were applicable to those in relation to features or contents of any one of the house. The problems remained the same for the toy doll houses as well. Although the toy doll houses were creation of a much later stage in nineteenth and twentieth century.
Most of the recent doll house miniatures are typically made of contemporary kit. Modern-day British doll house miniatures are more prone to have a centered front which opens while revealing the room.
A great majority of present-day doll house miniatures are made in one inch scale.