Hong-zhi: Year 6, Month 12, Day 13
19 Jan 1494
The chieftain Meng Long and others who had been separately sent by Zhao Pa-ya, the ruling family member temporarily handling prefectural matters in Meng-gen Prefecture and by Diao Pai-zhan (Alt: Dao Pai-zhan), the seal-holding ruling family member of Meng-lian Chief's Office, both in Yun-nan, came to Court to offer tribute of local products. Variegated silks, clothing and other goods, as appropriate, were conferred upon them.
Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 54, page 1560