Pewter jewelry has a beautiful gray color, that is said to calm and restore. This sundial pendant is an interesting piece to own, and one that will stand out from your other Steampunk Accessories. At first glance, a person may not recognize its purpose or what it represents. But learning the history behind this necklace is part of its charm. In fact, this pendant is reminiscent of the sundial that Eleanor of Aquitaine gave to King Henry II, so that he would remember when it was time for their rendezvous. Henry than made a copy of the sundial for Eleanor with the words “Carpe Diem” inscribed. Due its romantic relevance, this sundial necklace would make a great gift idea, because it is not only beautiful but also meaningful.