Hong-wu: Year 10, Month 7, Day 29
2 Sep 1377
The minister Shi-na-ba-zhi, who had been sent by Fu-he-si-luo, the king of the country of Dan-ba, presented a memorial and offered as tribute "bi" cloth, brocaded "tula" coverlets, gharu-wood, sandalwood, gharu-wood (su), pepper and other products. Patterned fine silks and silk gauzes interwoven with gold thread were conferred upon Fo-he-si-luo, while patterned fine silks, a set of clothing and other goods, as appropriate, were conferred upon Shi-na-ba-zhi.
Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 5, page 1871/72