Yong-le: Year 3, Month 11, Day 14
5 Dec 1405
The envoy Sheng A-lie Bo-cheng and others who had been sent by Ma-na-re-jia-na-nai (Alt: Ma-na-re-jia-na), of the country of Bo-ni, presented a memorial and offered tribute of local products. The Ministry of Rites was ordered to banquet and reward them and to confer upon them suits of clothing made from patterned fine silks.
Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 10, page 733