Compare the tiger pendant dated late Shang or early Western Zhou dynasty shown in a similar crouching posture, but with a long tail coiling backwards, illustrated by J. Rawson, Chinese Jade from the Neolithic to the Qing, British Museum, London, 1995, p. 214, no. 12:8.
Compare, also, the two jade pendants of recumbent water buffalos dated to the Shang dynasty illustrated by A. Salmony, Archaic Chinese Jades from the Edward and Louise B. Sonnenshein Collection, The Art Institute of Chicago, 1952, pl. XX, nos. 6 and 7.