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Xuan-de: Year 4, Month 8, Day 8

6 Sep 1429

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Paper money, biao-li of variegated silks and sets of clothing made from ramie-silk interwoven with gold thread, as appropriate, were conferred upon the envoy Bu-sha-pa Ma-da and others from the country of Champa. It was further ordered that they take Imperial orders, brocaded embroidery and silk gauzes to confer upon their king and his consort.

Xuan-zong: juan 57.2a-b

Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 19, page 1351/52

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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/xuan-de/year-4-month-8-day-8, accessed September 17, 2019