Jing-tai: Year 5, Month 8, Day 13
5 Sep 1454
The envoys Zeng Duan-yang and Ya-lie Gong Ma and others who had been sent by Ba-la-wu, the king of the country of Java, came to Court and offered tribute of horses and local products. A banquet as well as biao-li of variegated silks, suits of ramie-silk clothing and other goods were conferred upon them.
Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 34, page 5304