Jing-tai: Year 2, Month 7, Day 28
24 Aug 1451
Tao-meng Da Jia-su and others who had been sent by the Ava-Burma Military and Civilian Pacification Superintendency in Yun-nan, offered tribute of gold and silver utensils, elephants and other goods. Paper money, variegated silks, silk gauze clothing, boots and socks, as appropriate, were conferred upon them. It was also ordered that Tao-meng Da Jia-su carry Imperial orders together with paper money, ramie-silk, silk gauzes, brocades and fine silks back with him to confer, on his return, on the pacification superintendent and his wife.
Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 32, page 4436