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How long is 525.8 hands?

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It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as Nelson's Column.
In other words, 525.8 hands is 1.034 times the height of Nelson's Column, and the height of Nelson's Column is 0.9671 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, 525.8 hands is 0.947 times the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is 1.06 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. Torre pendente di Pisa) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)
The Leaning Tower of Pisa stands 555 hands tall along the angle of its lean. In May of 2008, in an successful effort to stabilize the tower, 70 tonnes of earth were removed from the tower's base on the side opposite the lean.
It's about nine-tenths as tall as The Cinderella Castle.
In other words, 525.8 hands is 0.927 times the height of The Cinderella Castle, and the height of The Cinderella Castle is 1.08 times that amount.
(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe.
In other words, the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.91 times 525.8 hands.
(Paris, France)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower.
In other words, 525.8 hands is 1.14 times the height of The Chicago Water Tower, and the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.877 times that amount.
(Chicago, Illinois)
It's about four-fifths as long as The Wingspan of a 747.
In other words, 525.8 hands is 0.78 times the length of The Wingspan of a 747, and the length of The Wingspan of a 747 is 1.28 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)
It's about seven-tenths as tall as a Giant Sequoia (tree).
In other words, the height of a Giant Sequoia (tree) is 1.4 times 525.8 hands.
(a.k.a. Sequoiadendron giganteum, a.k.a. Sierra redwood, a.k.a. Wellingtonia)