- Registration number
- Item name
- Indigenous name
- nanthi yibith
- Associated cultural group
- Australia > Australia > Northern Territory > Darwin-Daly region > Port Keats
- Miss Jeannie Devitt
- Acquisition date
- January 17, 1978
- Acquisition method
- Purchased from Miss Jeannie Devitt
- Raw material
- H: 410 mm W: 40 mm L: D: 30 mm Circum:
From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'In the Red; on the vibrancy of things' June 2012 - January 2013.
Biting bag made by song man of the group and held in the mouth while fighting.
Miss Jeannie Devitt purchased this bag from Alis Ambrose Pialamon on behalf of the Museum while working in Port Keats, Northern Territory in 1978.