Ms. book of hours for the use of Poitiers (Hours of the Virgin, Office of the Dead); written and illuminated in Poitiers, France, in 1489 (dated by the almanac on fol. 1r).
The text of M.488 is unfinished. The last rubric shows that the manuscript is unfinished.
Decoration: 1 full-page miniature, 1 headpiece, 13 small historiated initials.