Add an ancient symbol of life to your designs with the antique pewter the key to life pendant. This pendant is in the shape of an ankh, an ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic character that meant "life." In the center of the looped part of the ankh, there is a shining sun. The ankh is also called the key to life and is seen as a symbol of power and wisdom. Create a simple necklace with this pendant as the focus, or try two in a cool earring set. This pendant is made from pewter, so it has a natural silver gleam.