If this would be a Canon camera it would end and not start with D. Also don't see a reason why the number would be 12 instead of 10. Canon is NOT Nikon.
Look at the minolta forum under the message "looks like a2 and 7d
There's a German site that has in its catalogue a Canon D12 at
euros body only.
Watch out for the fellow who talks about putting things in order! Putting things in order always means getting other people under your control. --Denis Diderot