When a player respawns, they are given a book containing a list of the items they died with.
Only the names of the items are displayed.
Mod Compatibility: Baubles, Bagginses and Extra Utilities Golden Bags
MC 1.8.9 and MC 1.9
The names of the items are displayed and you can hover over the name to view the full tooltip.
This works by embedding the NBT in the book. As there is a limit on book page length, items with large amounts of NBT may have there own page or the NBT may not be inclued.
Mod Compatibility: Baubles, Bagginses