Yong-le: Year 10, Month 9, Day 16
21 Oct 1412
The envoys sent by Ma-ha-ma Sha, the king of the country of Nan-bo-li and Zai-nu-li A-bi-din, the king of the country of Samudera, offered tribute of local products. Suits of clothing were conferred upon the envoys and the Ministry of Rites was ordered to confer seals and title patents, together with brocaded fine silks, silk gauzes and variegated silks upon their kings.
Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 12, page 1625