Yong-le: Year 19, Month 1, Day 25
26 Feb 1421
The envoys sent by the 16 countries of Hormuz, Aden, Zu-fa-er, La-sa, Bu-la-wa, Mogadishu, Calicut, Cochin, Jia-yi-le, Sri Lanka, Liu Shan, Nan-bo-li, Samudera, Aru, Melaka and Gan-ba-li, offered tribute of fine horses and local products. It was ordered that the Ministry of Rites banquet them in reward.
Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 14, page 2255