A variety of Chaceldony, and a popular member of the Quartz family. The name Carnelian is derived from a Roman word referring to a specific species of cherry.
Opening the Solar Plexus, Root, and the Sacral chakras, this is a specimen elevating one's personal confidence, vitality, courage (and overall "gusto") as well as charging one's sexuality.
Carnelian has a very extensive history. From ancient Egypt, to feudal Japan and Bonaparte-era France. -- Carnelian is indeed, a specimen that will move and motivate you and jumpstart your personal drive and will.
Your specimen will look similar though not identical to the pictured specimens.