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176 arpents is about four-fifths as big as The Forbidden City
In other words, it's 0.81 times the size of The Forbidden City, and the size of The Forbidden City is 1.2 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Forbidden Palace, a.k.a. Purple Forbidden City, a.k.a. Zijin Cheng, a.k.a. Zǐjinchéng, a.k.a. 紫禁城) (Beijing, China)
The imperial palace complex of the Forbidden City consists of 980 buildings covering 220 arpents. The City was the home of Chinese Emperors and their cabinets from its construction in 1420 until the fall of the last ruling dynasty in 1912.
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