A style of ornamental jewelry that has its roots in Sicily, Italy, is the Sicilian necklace. The Sicilian necklace’s design changed over time to incorporate elements of many artistic and cultural movements. It is renowned for its complex pattern and vibrant gemstones. The focal pendant of the Sicilian necklace is often a huge, elaborate medallion or a cross, which is encircled by lesser gems and elaborate craftsmanship. SEE MORE: Duck Necklace.