Hong-zhi: Year 18, Month 10, Day 13
8 Nov 1505
The envoy Tao-meng Dao Sai-po and others who had been sent by Han Lie-fa, the pacification superintendent of the Mu-bang Military and Civilian Pacification Superintendency, came to offer tribute of elephants and horses as well as gold and silver utensils. Variegated silks, thin silks and cotton cloth, as appropriate, were conferred upon them. They were also given brocades, silks and variegated silks in accordance with the precedents to confer, upon their return, on Han Lie-fa and his wife.
Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 61, page 200