Carnelian, a natural semi precious orange to red colors gemstone belongs to chalcedony quartz family. This color combination is due to the presence of iron oxide within its composition. The name Carnelian derived from the Latin cornu, meaning horn, cornum meaning cherry, or carnis meaning flesh. Due to variety of cuts (banded and patterned) and vivid color (orange to red colours) it's one of the favourite stone of jewelers. These fine stones are largely used in Handmade Rings. Carnelian comes from Australia in Garie Beach Queensland, Austria, Botswana, China and Brazil. It is also found in India, Africa and Russia. We are dispaying below Natural Carnelian Faceted Heart Shape Briolette Bead Strands.