A pair of jaded barmen served the local brew, Biere Niger, while to another side of the pool a chef fanned away at a charcoal brazier to provide brochette aperitifs.
In medieval times a chafing dish was a portable brazier to hold burning coals or charcoal, designed to be set on a metal stand and to have a dish of food on top.
Railway workers prayed silently before their meagre meal, coaxed from the heat of a charcoal brazier .
She lit the brazier so that the fire could burn the stench of filth away.
The only light was an unsteady red glow coming from a perforated metal drum nearby: a brazier filled with hot coals.
He looked across the hallway at a low brazier that lit the passage and then walked over to it.
He used a folded towel to lift the pot from the bed of coals in the brazier , his ursine countenance screwed into a squint of concentration as he poured.
Heaps of chestnuts are being turned enthusiastically in a brazier of glowing red coals, and I'm encouraged to tuck in.
A brazier stands forlorn in one corner, its fire long burnt out.
The girl was calmly prodding a brazier of hot coals with an iron stick.