It's about 15,000 times as heavy as a Brick.
In other words, the weight of a Brick is 0.0000770 times 895 firkins.(Standard, traditional face brick - 1,900 cu. cm (120 cu. in))
A standard, traditional face brick weighs an average of 0.071 firkins. The steeple of the Church of St. Martin in Landshut, Germany is said to be the tallest brick tower in the world at a height of 130.6 m (428.5 ft) and was constructed using an estimated 650,000 bricks.
It's about 15,000 times as heavy as a Chihuahua.
In other words, 895 firkins is 16,200 times the weight of a Chihuahua, and the weight of a Chihuahua is 0.00006170 times that amount.(a.k.a. Chihuahue(o) (FCI standard)
The F&d&ration Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for Chihuahuas to weigh about 0.0551 firkins. Relative to their body sizes, Chihuahuas have the largest brain size of any dog breed.
It's about 25,000 times as heavy as a Human Brain.
In other words, 895 firkins is 27,100 times the weight of a Human Brain, and the weight of a Human Brain is 0.00003690 times that amount.(adult)
The average weight of an adult human brain is between 0.0331 firkins. In humans and primates, sight and vision utilize about 30 different parts of the brain which together account for about half of the brain's size.
It's about 35,000 times as heavy as a liter of Water.
In other words, 895 firkins is 36,535.840 times the weight of a liter of Water, and the weight of a liter of Water is 0.000027370380 times that amount.(fresh; 4° C / 39.2° F; maximum density)
Contrary to popular belief, 1 liter (0.0.264172052358148 gal) of water at 4° C / 39.2° F (its point of maximum density) weighs 0.02449649 firkins rather than 1 kg exactly. The total volume of water on the planet Earth is about 13,590,000,000,000,000,000 (13.59 quntillion) L (3,590,000,000,000,000,000 gallons).
It's about 60,000 times as heavy as a Basketball.
In other words, 895 firkins is 58,581.8181820 times the weight of a Basketball, and the weight of a Basketball is 0.0000170701427680 times that amount.(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A regulation NBA basketball, manufactured by Spalding, is known as a Size 7 ball and weighs 0.015277777778 firkins. These balls have 4,118 pebbles each with a diameter of 2.5 mm
It's about 85,000 times as heavy as a Football (Soccer).
In other words, the weight of a Football (Soccer) is 0.0000120 times 895 firkins.(a.k.a. Soccer, a.k.a. Association Football) (FIFA Law 2 specification)
According to FIFA's Law of the Game number 2, a football must weigh between 0.01 firkins and 0.011 firkins. An artifact on display at the Smith Art Gallery in Museum in Stirling, Scotland is said to be the world's oldest football and is about one-third to one-half the size of a modern football.
It's about 90,000 times as heavy as a Football (American).
In other words, 895 firkins is 88,882.758620690 times the weight of a Football (American), and the weight of a Football (American) is 0.000011250775915580 times that amount.(a.k.a. "pigskin") (NFL standard)
Per National Football League official rules, an American football must weigh between 0.009722222222222 firkins and 0.01041666666667 firkins. Because of NFL regulations, ceremonial considerations, and backup requirements, each NFL Superbowl requires the manufacture of 144 balls exclusively for the event.