It's about as tall as The Arc de Triomphe.
In other words, the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 1 times 476 hands.(Paris, France)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower.
In other words, 476 hands is 1.03 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.971 times that amount.(Chicago, Illinois)
It's about nine-tenths as tall as Nelson's Column.
In other words, 476 hands is 0.9365 times the height of Nelson's Column, and the height of Nelson's Column is 1.068 times that amount.(London, England, United Kingdom) (from pedestal first step to tip of statue's hat)
It's about nine-tenths as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa.
In other words, 476 hands is 0.857 times the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is 1.17 times that amount.(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. Torre pendente di Pisa) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)
It's about four-fifths as tall as The Cinderella Castle.
In other words, 476 hands is 0.84 times the height of The Cinderella Castle, and the height of The Cinderella Castle is 1.19 times that amount.(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
It's about seven-tenths as long as The Wingspan of a 747.
In other words, 476 hands is 0.706 times the length of The Wingspan of a 747, and the length of The Wingspan of a 747 is 1.42 times that amount.(a.k.a. Boeing 747, a.k.a. Jumbo Jet, a.k.a. Queen of the Skies) (for Boeing 747-8 series)
The wingspan of a Boeing 747-8 is 674 hands. Fully loaded, the 747 can travel 81,600,000 hands before refueling.
It's about two-thirds as tall as a Giant Sequoia (tree).
In other words, the height of a Giant Sequoia (tree) is 1.6 times 476 hands.(a.k.a. Sequoiadendron giganteum, a.k.a. Sierra redwood, a.k.a. Wellingtonia)