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Hong-zhi: Year 8, Month 10, Day 16

2 Nov 1495

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The royal grandson Sha-gu-xing, the chief envoy, the deputy envoy and others who had been sent by Gu-lai, the king of the country of Champa, presented a gold-leaf memorial and offered tribute of local products. A banquet as well as belts, clothing and variegated silks, in accordance with the precedents, were conferred upon them. They were also given brocaded silks, in accordance with the precedents, to confer, on their return home, upon their king and his consort.

Xiao-zong: juan 105.3b

Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 55, page 1916

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Geoff Wade, translator, Southeast Asia in the Ming Shi-lu: an open access resource, Singapore: Asia Research Institute and the Singapore E-Press, National University of Singapore, http://epress.nus.edu.sg/msl/reign/hong-zhi/year-8-month-10-day-16, accessed September 18, 2019