It's about as tall as a Giant Sequoia (tree).
In other words, the height of a Giant Sequoia (tree) is 1 times 743 hands.(a.k.a. Sequoiadendron giganteum, a.k.a. Sierra redwood, a.k.a. Wellingtonia)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as long as The Wingspan of a 747.
In other words, the length of The Wingspan of a 747 is 0.909 times 743 hands.(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 four-fifths as tall as The Statue of Liberty.
In other words, 743 hands is 0.8118 times the height of The Statue of Liberty, and the height of The Statue of Liberty is 1.232 times that amount.(a.k.a. "Liberty Enlightening the World," a.k.a. La Liberté Éclairant le Monde) (Liberty Island, New York City, New York) (pedestal base to torch peak)
The Statue of Liberty reaches 915.3 hands including the pedestal. The statue was designed using an optical trick known as "forced perspective" to make the statue appear proportionally correct when viewed from its base and is, in actuality, disproportionately large at the top.
It's about four-fifths as tall as Big Ben.
In other words, 743 hands is 0.79 times the height of Big Ben, and the height of Big Ben is 1.3 times that amount.
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as tall as The Cinderella Castle.
In other words, 743 hands is 1.31 times the height of The Cinderella Castle, and the height of The Cinderella Castle is 0.763 times that amount.(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
Walt Disney World's Cinderella Castle is 567 hands tall. The castle's architecture uses the optical trick known as "forced perspective" — the castle gets smaller near the top — to appear larger than it truly is.
It's about one-and-one-third times as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa.
In other words, the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is 0.746 times 743 hands.(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. Torre pendente di Pisa) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)
It's about seven-tenths as long as a Football (Soccer) Pitch.
In other words, 743 hands is 0.719 times the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch, and the length of a Football (Soccer) Pitch is 1.39 times that amount.