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Kompoloe worry beads 23cm
1,69 €



The kompoloe (worry beads) consists of 21 plastic beads and one decorative metal.There are small terraced threads named ''fouda'' (in cretan dialect) at the end of kompoloe. Τhey are joined with leather.

Generally the kompoloe consists of beads made of bone, amber, silver, wood, glass or plastic etc.

The beads are combined with chain or leather.

The right kompoloe (worry beads) should be so just long enough to wrap around the palm.

In Crete, most men keep their kompoloe all day long .Drinking coffee at the coffee shop, talking with friends, relatives or acquaintances they always keep their unique kompoloe. It is a tradition that lasts generations back.


Used for relaxation, as anxiolytic (antistress) even as restriction of smoking.




23 cm