His brazier barely suffices to warm his hands and his face.
The village brazier, like the village smith, manufactures the necessary vessels for domestic use.
In cold weather the Egyptians warm their rooms by placing in them a brazier, "chafing-dish," or "standing-dish," filled with charcoal, whereon incense is burnt; and in hot weather they refresh them by occasionally swinging a hand censer by a chain through them - frankincense, benzoin and aloe wood being.
One type took the form of a candelabrum with a small flat brazier on the top. They were carried in processions and were lifted by cords.