In language Norwegian krone crown is called (plural Kroner). 1 krone is divided into 100 ore (in the plural. and cap.). International code (ISO 4217) of Norwegian currency is NOK. Currently in circulation are coins in denominations of 50 ore, 1 krone and 5, 10, 20 Kroner, and notes 50, 100, 200, 500 and 1000 Kroner. Denominations Crown as a means of payment was introduced in Norway in 1873 in connection with the establishment of the Scandinavian Monetary Union. Union, in addition to Norway, Sweden and Denmark belonged. Union disintegrated after the First World War, however, the Scandinavian countries have decided to retain the name of the currency - which is why monetary unit in Sweden and Denmark also called the crown.